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Low Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Garton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.016 / 54°0'57"N

Longitude: -0.5313 / 0°31'52"W

OS Eastings: 496332

OS Northings: 458774

OS Grid: SE963587

Mapcode National: GBR SQQ0.S4

Mapcode Global: WHGD9.TB53

Entry Name: Low Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083791

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167821

Location: Garton, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Garton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Garton-on-Wolds St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

GARTON ON THE WOLDS A 166
SE 95 NE (south side, off)

9/10 Low Farmhouse

- II


Farmhouse. Probably late C18-early C19 with later additions and alterations
for Sir Christopher Sykes, 2nd Baronet of Sledmere. Pinkish-brown brick in
English garden wall bond with Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys with attics,
3 first-floor windows. Slightly projecting, off-centre round-headed brick
arch to full height with brick imposts. Slightly to right of this the
entrance a part-glazed door. Three 16-pane sashes to ground floor and to
outer bays of first floor under flat arches of gauged brick. To first floor
centrel a round-headed staircase window, 12-pane sash with radial glazing to
head. Attic windows flanking brick arch are unequally hung, 3-light 10-pane
Yorkshire sashes. Stepped band and overhanging eaves. Hipped roof. Ridge
stacks. John Popham, 'Sir Christopher Sykes at Sledmere - 1', Country Life,
16 January 1986, pp 128-132.


Listing NGR: SE9633258774

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