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Usha Top

A Grade II Listed Building in Grinton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3764 / 54°22'35"N

Longitude: -2.0126 / 2°0'45"W

OS Eastings: 399279

OS Northings: 497882

OS Grid: SD992978

Mapcode National: GBR GKDT.2Y

Mapcode Global: WHB5B.18W8

Entry Name: Usha Top

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179426

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321981

Location: Grinton, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Grinton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD 99 NE
(north side off)
15/43 Usha Top
House. Dated 1662. Coursed watershot sandstone with ashlar dressings,
stone slate roof. 2-cell axial stack plan of 2 storeys, added rear
outshut. Crude quoins. Boarded door to left has chamfered quoined
surround, deep lintel with triangular soffit has panel with date. A
secondary doorway with boarded door inserted on right. 2 ground floor
windows: left window has unequally-hung sash with glazing bars in stone
surround, the lintel being an upturned 3-light mullioned-window lintel;
to right 3-light, now 2-light, chamfered mullioned window with weather
course above. Both first floor windows have unequally-hung sashes with
glazing bars, the sill of the left window being a re-used drip mould.
Raised coping on left. 3 stacks, at ends and a larger one between the
2 rooms. Harrison B. and Hutton B., Vernacular Houses in North
Yorkshire and Cleveland, 1984, p 88. 'NYCVBSG Report', No 688.

Listing NGR: SD9927997882

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