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Barn and Wheel House Approximately 30 Metres North West of the Western Farmhouse at High Cayton, South Stainley with Cayton

Description: Barn and Wheel House Approximately 30 Metres North West of the Western Farmhouse at High Cayton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 331639

OS Grid Reference: SE2855763246
OS Grid Coordinates: 428557, 463246
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0644, -1.5652

Location: South Stainley, North Yorkshire HG3 3NB

Locality: South Stainley with Cayton
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 3NB

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Listing Text

SE 26 SE (west end)
1/132 High Cayton

15.3.66 Barn and wheel-house
approximately 30 metres
north-west of the western
farmhouse at High Cayton
(formerly listed with
Cayton Hall)


Threshing barn and wheel-house. Early-Mid C19. Coursed squared pink-grey grit-
stone, pantile roof with 2 or 3 eaves courses of stone slates. 7 bays with
polygonal wheel-house to rear of bays 5 and 6. Quoins. West side: tall seg-
mental-arched cart entrance with edge-tooled surround, byre door left with plain
surround, square window to right; pitching doors under eaves, bays 2 and 5.
Rear: central threshing door, byre door far left. Wheel-house has hipped roof
and rectangular openings under eaves. INTERIOR: Original roof structure sur-
vives, wheel-house machinery missing. Barn has 6 queen post trusses. The barn
stands on part of the site of the deserted village of High Cayton. Included for
group value.

Listing NGR: SE2855763246

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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