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Sycamore Farmhouse, North Rigton

Description: Sycamore Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 330531

OS Grid Reference: SE2785149409
OS Grid Coordinates: 427851, 449409
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9401, -1.5772

Location: High Moor Road, North Rigton, North Yorkshire LS17 0DN

Locality: North Rigton
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LS17 0DN

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Listing Text

(west side, off)

5/63 Sycamore Farmhouse



House. Lintel dated 'W G 1619'. C19 alterations. Coursed gritstone, stone
slate roof. Baffle-entry plan. 2 storeys, 4 first-floor windows. 4-panel
door to left of right window, shallow pointed arch to lintel. To right -
4-light double-chamfered mullion window; the centre mullion removed and a
horizontal sliding sash inserted. C20 French window to left of door and
4-panel sash with splayed incised lintel left again. First-floor windows -
left to right: two 4-pane sashes with splayed lintels; small squared
chamfered window; 2-light double-chamfered mullion window (formerly
4-light), with 4 panes and horizontal-sliding sash. Ashlar coping, shaped
kneelers, large stack over door, and to left end. Interior: open fire place
next to entrance, remains of stone spiral stair against centre of rear wall.
There is slight evidence for a blocked arch in the front wall, where the C19
windows were inserted. This may be an early example of a laithe house,
before the C19 alterations.

Listing NGR: SE2785149409

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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