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Elbeck Farmhouse and Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Litton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1629 / 54°9'46"N

Longitude: -2.1482 / 2°8'53"W

OS Eastings: 390423

OS Northings: 474126

OS Grid: SD904741

Mapcode National: GBR FNF9.QH

Mapcode Global: WHB66.ZM7K

Entry Name: Elbeck Farmhouse and Cottage

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Last Amended: 4 May 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324716

Location: Litton, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Litton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD 9074 LITTON MAIN STREET
(south side, off)

20/129 Elbeck Farmhouse and Cottage
(formerly listed as Elbeck
20.2.58 Farmhouse and Farmbuilding)

- II


House. Dated 1707. Limestone rubble, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys,
3 bays. Added bay right and converted outbuildings to left, not of special
interest. Central gabled 2-storey porch has: board door on left with
chamfered quoined jambs and stepped chamfer to lintel with relief
lettering,"I.E. 1707"; recessed chamfered 2-light mullion window to right,
under a continuous hoodmould with door, and similar, stepped, 3-light
window above. Similar windows with hoodmoulds to ground floor, of probably
2 (now 1),4 (now 2), and 4 (now 3) lights, the left hand windows having
continuous hoodmould, lowered chamfered sills and flat-faced mullions to
2nd window. Rectangular windows in plain surrounds to first floor and to
ground floor, right. Large ridge stack to right of porch. Interior: a
narrow entrance passage in the porch gives access to the main living room;
possible site of original staircase in porch room, right (see Sawyers Garth
q.v.) Main living room has a large segmental-arched fireplace with
tripartite stone arch, the flanking stones inscribed to represent joggled
voussoirs.


Listing NGR: SD9042374126

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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