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High Austby Cottage, Nesfield with Langbar

Description: High Austby Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331453

OS Grid Reference: SE1003449401
OS Grid Coordinates: 410034, 449401
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9406, -1.8486

Location: Langbar, North Yorkshire LS29 0BJ

Locality: Nesfield with Langbar
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LS29 0BJ

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Listing Text

SE 14 NW
(north side, off)
9/61 High Austby Cottage
- II

House. Mid C17 with C19 and C20 restoration and addition. Coursed squared
gritstone rubble, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 6 bays, with
projecting porch and semicircular stair bays 4 and 5. Wide C20 board door
to porch, with wooden lintel. Recessed chamfered mullion windows
throughout; to left of porch, ground floor: narrow light far left, 4-, now
2-light window, and 3-, now 2-light window. First floor: small light far
left; 2 inserted C19 windows: left, a side-sliding sash with 3-light wooden
frame and having the remains of a recessed chamfer to left jamb, and on
right an 8-pane casement; both with wooden lintels. Windows to right of
porch: a narrow light in stair turret, a 4-, now 3-light window, and an
inserted C20 window; first floor: 4-, now 3-light window. Far right - large
stepped external stack, the corniced shaft rebuilt; ridge stack opposite
front door, and a smaller stack between bays 1 and 2. Interior: bay 3 - a
wide cambered-arched fireplace with chamfer to jambs and voussoirs.

Listing NGR: SE1003449401

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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