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East Green Beck Farmhouse and Attached Outbuildings, Kildale

Description: East Green Beck Farmhouse and Attached Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 333173

OS Grid Reference: NZ6199609793
OS Grid Coordinates: 461996, 509793
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4797, -1.0447

Location: Kildale, North Yorkshire YO21 2SB

Locality: Kildale
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 2SB

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Listing Text

NZ 60 NW
6/114 East Green Beck
Farmhouse and
attached outbuildings


Farmhouse and attached outbuilding. Dated 1782 for Charles Turner,
incorporating remains of C17 house;later alterations. House of
coursed squared stone, outbuildings of rubble stone and some white
brick in English garden wall bond; pantile roofs with stone coping
and ridges. 2 storeys. Roadside elevation: house of 2+2 bays the
2 right bays being the original C18 house and having keyed lintels
to openings, a door on right now with a 12-pane side-sliding sash;
similar sash to 1st floor, left; otherwise C20 windows; stair window
has lintel inscribed "S?T CT 1782"; eaves band; shaped kneelers;
end stacks, left one rebuilt in brick. The 2 left bays may be part
of an earlier house having large untooled stone blocks to ground
floor; 1st floor of brick with stone quoins; wide doorway with C20
boarded door on right; a 12-pane side-sliding sash on each floor of
left bay; C20 6-pane casement to 1st floor right; eaves band; shaped
kneeler and end stack on left. Outbuilding on left with block
kneeler, coping removed. Outbuilding on right has blocked door
with small light, eaves band, and block kneelers. Rear two C18 bays
of house have C20 small-pane tripartite windows in openings with
keyed lintels and projecting sills; set low down on left is a
reused stone dated "April : 4 :1643"; eaves band. Bays on right,
set back; have a wide doorway (in line with that at front) and a
small window. At right end, outbuilding range returns at right
angles. At left end outbuilding has stable door, eaves band, and
lean-to privy with board door on left.

Interior: house has moulded joists and floorboards; old panelled
doors; a large fireplace with chamfered, triangular-stopped wood
bressumer and added cornice (at left end of main house).

Charles Turner, for whom this house was rebuilt, was an agricultural
improver who built, or rebuilt, a number of farmhouses on the
Kildale Estate.

I.E. Ridley, The changing face of Kildale (1986).

Listing NGR: NZ6199609793

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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