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Low Cleaves, Sutton-under-Whitestonecliffe

Description: Low Cleaves

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 February 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 332573

OS Grid Reference: SE4955883180
OS Grid Coordinates: 449558, 483180
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2419, -1.2410

Location: Sutton-under-Whitestonecliffe, North Yorkshire YO7 2PY

Locality: Sutton-under-Whitestonecliffe
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 2PY

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Listing Text

SE 48 SE
- II
Farmhouse. Mid C18, added to and altered c1800. Red and pink brick in English
garden wall bond with coursed squared stone to rear and to left return; pantile
roof. 2 Storeys, 1:2 bays, the left bay a taller addition. The two right-hand
bays have, on left, steps up to door which has an upper, round-arched, glazed
panel with Gothic glazing bars and wooden surround with fluted pilasters and
entablature; on right, a 16-pane sash with glazing bars, 2-panel shutters and
stone lintel; lst-floor 2-course band and two 12-pane side-sliding sashes with
stone cills; stepped and dentilled eaves; rebuilt stack at right end. Left-hand
bay has a large 16-pane sash with glazing bars, flush wood architrave and
panelled shutters below a sash with glazing bars and stone cill; stepped and
dentilled eaves; renewed brick end stacks. Rear: herringbone-tooled quoins to
right end. Right-hand bay has a small side-sliding sash to ground floor and a
similar, larger, 12-pane window above. Similar lst-floor windows flank the
tall, round-arched stair window containing a sash with glazing bars which is in
the centre of the left-hand bays, and there is another to ground floor left
under tripartite lintel with a C20 lean-to porch to right. Later brick stack at
left corner. Interior: dog-leg open-string stair with ramped handrail, plain
balusters and gun-barrel type newel. Left-hand room has 2 good 6-panel doors
with architraves, a wall cupboard, a decorative frieze and moulded dentilled
cornice. Right-hand room has a good cast-iron basket grate, the fireplace
surround having a moulded edge.
Deeds held by the occupants record that there was a building here in 1643.
There is evidence of a former brick-walled building to the right of the house.

Listing NGR: SE4955883180

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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