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High Ewecote and Attached Outbuilding, Bilsdale Midcable

Description: High Ewecote and Attached Outbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 333068

OS Grid Reference: SE5725495882
OS Grid Coordinates: 457254, 495882
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3553, -1.1205

Location: B1257, Bilsdale Midcable, North Yorkshire TS9 7LQ

Locality: Bilsdale Midcable
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: TS9 7LQ

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Listing Text

SE 59 SE
16/10 High Ewecote and
attached outbuilding


Farmhouse, possibly a longhouse, alternately rebuilt, on site of an
earlier grange of Rievaulx Abbey. Early C18 with alterations,
several builds. Main house herringbone-tooled sandstone on a low
plinth, regularly coursed. Larger stonework in lower part of
downhouse, medium-sized above. Outbuilding coursed pecked sandstone
on plinth. Pantiled roofs with stone ridges,copings, kneelers and
stacks. Hearth-passage plan. 2 storeys; 2-window main house, narrower
2-window downhouse. Modern passage door in right of downhouse.
Small fire window to right. Other windows modern casements in old
openings (except 1 altered opening to left of door). High-pitched
roof with block kneelers, corniced ridge and end chimneys. 2-storey,
2-bay outbuilding at left has 2 stable doors and 2 small windows
all under one long, heavy dressed lintel in 5 parts. External stone
stair to boarded door in gable end. 2 gabled rear extensions and a
lower lean-to. Beamed ceilings in house. Extruded part-timbered
porch is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: SE5725495882

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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