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Latitude: 54.4304 / 54°25'49"N
Longitude: -0.782 / 0°46'55"W
OS Eastings: 479109
OS Northings: 504563
OS Grid: NZ791045
Mapcode National: GBR QKZ6.HM
Mapcode Global: WHF8X.YXS0
Entry Name: Delves Cottage
Listing Date: 7 July 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1148817
English Heritage Legacy ID: 327475
Location: Egton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO22
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Egton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Egton St Hilda
Church of England Diocese: York
NZ 70 SE
7/5 Delves Cottage
House. Probably C17, restored and extended 1975-77. Cruck-framed,
encased in sandstone rubble, with thatched roof; extension roofed in
pantiles. Originally a longhouse, now 3-cell, hearth-passage plan.
1-storey, 2½-bay original front, with lower 1-storey, 1-bay extension at
left. C20 board cross-passage door at left end of original front. 2-pane
firewindow in chamfered surround to right of door. 6-pane sash and 4-pane
casement, both with painted timber lintels, in centre and at right end.
Single ridge stack dated 1713 towards left end. Interior. Three pairs of
full crucks with tie beams and collars. Studding survives above the tie
beam in partition between rooms to right of cross passage. Inglenook
fireplace with stone heck, chamfered bressummer and carved witch post
survive. Spice cupboard with recessed panelled door on butterfly hinges
and drawer beneath, to left of fireplace. Harrison, B and Hutton, B,
Vernacular Houses in North Yorkshire and Cleveland, p.237: RCHM, Houses
of the North York Moors, pp.68,198,218: figs.102,360,392b.: Hayes, R and
Rutter, J, Cruck-framed Buildings in Ryedale and Eskdale, p.39.
Listing NGR: NZ7910904563
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