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Riddings Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Westerdale, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4348 / 54°26'5"N

Longitude: -0.9832 / 0°58'59"W

OS Eastings: 466052

OS Northings: 504852

OS Grid: NZ660048

Mapcode National: GBR PKK5.Y0

Mapcode Global: WHF8T.VSZL

Entry Name: Riddings Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 December 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 438584

Location: Westerdale, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Westerdale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Westerdale Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


10/125 Riddings Farmhouse


Longhouse, possibly late C17; roof raised and barn converted to
living quarters in late C18. Coursed squared roughly-tooled
sandstone. Pantiled roof with stone ridge and gable copings,
kneelers and stacks. 2 storeys, 4 windows and lower, later 1-bay
right stable extension, now as office. Gabled porch in front of
original passage entrance, and new pent porch to right extension:
boarded doors on inner returns and small windows in front. One
3-light Yorkshire sash; other windows modern small-paned casements.
Chamfered fire window to right of porch. Plain-curved kneelers.
1 chimney in original position behind fire window and another at
left end, both C18 corniced type.

Interior: stone heck partition in situ but fire beam replaced.
Main beam chamfered with sharp stops; joists also chamfered. Other,
slightly later beams of good scantling. In converted barn part C18
dado rail and panelled cupboards.

R.C.H.M. op.cit. p.184.

Listing NGR: NZ6605204852

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