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Diamond Napier House

A Grade II Listed Building in Newsham, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.486 / 54°29'9"N

Longitude: -1.8343 / 1°50'3"W

OS Eastings: 410835

OS Northings: 510080

OS Grid: NZ108100

Mapcode National: GBR HJMK.PP

Mapcode Global: WHC5Y.SHQV

Entry Name: Diamond Napier House

Listing Date: 4 February 1969

Last Amended: 4 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322805

Location: Newsham, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Newsham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Ravensworth

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 11 SW NEWSHAM VILLAGE STREET
(north side)

2/104 Diamond Napier House
(formerly listed as
Napier Cottage (dated
4.2.69 1756))

GV II

House. Dated 1756. Ashlar sandstone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Plinth. Chamfered rusticated quoins. Sill bands to ground and first
floors. Central single-storey chamfered rusticated porch formed of side
walls and flat slab roof with ovolo edge forming cornice. Inside porch, in
each side wall, a shell niche; plain inner door surround. Above porch,
stone with recessed plaque inscribed: " IW "
1756
Above again, blocked opening in eared architrave, with firemark. Small
window openings in flush quoined surrounds with keystone moulded on
monolithic lintel. Cyma reversa cornice. Shaped kneelers, ashlar coping.
Corniced end stacks. North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings
Study Group Report No 719.


Listing NGR: NZ1083510080

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