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Rectory Farmhouse, Rillington

Description: Rectory Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 329726

OS Grid Reference: SE8513674689
OS Grid Coordinates: 485136, 474689
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1610, -0.6976

Location: Low Moorgate, Rillington, North Yorkshire YO17 8JT

Locality: Rillington
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 8JT

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Listing Text

(east side)
11/43 Rectory Farmhouse

House. C17, incorporating the remains of an earlier house; C18 outshut;
early C19 extension to right; later C19 extension to rear, raised C20.
Dressed stone, some re-used with timber-framed first floor, encased in
brick; rendered and pebble-dashed in 1954; pantile roof and brick stacks.
2-storey, 3-window front with single-storey extension to right. Centre left
C20 board door beneath overlight. 3-light, small-pane horizontal sliding
sashes throughout, except to ground floor right which is a C20 3-light
replacement. End and left of centre stacks. Interior: remains of a wall
plate are visible to the rear of ground-floor rooms to left and right, with
jetty to left of rear door. A scarfed chamfer-stopped spine beam
runs through both rooms to right. Centre room has a chamfered bressumer and
heck to fireplace. Re-used closed-string staircase with pierced splat
mirror balusters, moulded handrail and chamfer-stopped newel post. Chamfer-
stopped spine beam to both first-floor rooms to right. The house has early
documented associations with Byland Abbey. N A Hudleston, Rillington, 1954;
pp 39, 61.

Listing NGR: SE8513674689

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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