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High Osgodby Grange, Thirkleby High and Low with Osgodby

Description: High Osgodby Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 December 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 332911

OS Grid Reference: SE4936180296
OS Grid Coordinates: 449361, 480296
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2160, -1.2445

Location: Thirkleby High and Low with Osgodby, North Yorkshire YO7 2AW

Locality: Thirkleby High and Low with Osgodby
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 2AW

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Listing Text


1/53 High Osgodby Grange
Farmhouse with outbuilding. Early-mid C18 altered C19 and C20. Coursed squared
stone, Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys with attic, 5 bays; the left part has second
parallel range to rear from which extends single-storey rear wing; the right part
has a rear outshut. Garden front: outer bays project; plinth; C20 2 or 3-light
transomed casement windows with projecting sills and early keyed lintels. Central
6-panel door, the top four panels glazed, with 3-pane overlight and narrow window
above flanked by wider windows on each floor. Right bay blind. Left bay has narrow
windows as before. Roof comes down tower over outer bays. Ashlar coping. M-section
roof with early red brick ridge stack between 2 left bays and smaller cross-ridge
stack between right bays. Rear: outshut on left under catslide roof has slatted
opening to left and wide, flat-arched window to right. The 2-storey range on the
right has later door to left, a blocked former doorway with keyed lintel to right
and a similarly-lintelled window above on left. The wing has plinth, chamfered
eaves band, cyma-moulded kneelers and ashlar coping. Left return: the front range
has attic window with keyed lintel; a similarly-lintelled window to each floor of
rear range, the first floor window being a 12-pane sash. Right return: on left,
a flat-arched stable door with small window to its left; on right, inserted garage
door with timber lintel; in gable, board door with overlight under flat arch.
Interior: panelled doors, including fine double-door at first floor landing level;
panelled cupboard under stair. Room to left of main (garden front) entrance has:
inglenook with chamfered, cambered bressummer supported on corbel from wall on left
and heck post on right; large scantling spine-beam; cyma-moulded cornice. Dog-leg,
open-string stair with moulded handrail and 2 turned balusters per tread to all
but lowest flight. Spiral stair up to left end of front attic which is separated
from the rest of the attic and has a collared principal rafter roof truss and square
section rafters and ridge-piece; rest of front attic has similar trusses with angle
braces to collars and tusk-tenoned purlins. Rear attic: one truss visible, having
king post with collar forming cross and V struts.

Listing NGR: SE4936180296

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Source: English Heritage

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