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Latitude: 54.2749 / 54°16'29"N
Longitude: -1.6867 / 1°41'12"W
OS Eastings: 420497
OS Northings: 486632
OS Grid: SE204866
Mapcode National: GBR JMN0.M9
Mapcode Global: WHC70.2T24
Entry Name: Rookwith House
Listing Date: 6 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1190132
English Heritage Legacy ID: 333601
Location: Rookwith, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, HG4
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Rookwith
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
SE 28 NW
3/92 Rookwith House
Farmhouse. Late C18. Ashlar with pantile and graduated stone slate roof.
2 storeys, 3 bays with lower 2-storey, 2-bay wing set back to right. Main
house: central C20 door with stone surround of Doric pilasters on plinths
supporting a frieze, reeded in the top half, cornice and blocking course.
To either side sashes with glazing bars in top half. First floor has
sashes. All windows have stone cills and stone cill-like lintels. Shaped
kneelers. Stone coping, end stacks and graduated stone slate roof. Wing
to right: C20 casement to left on ground floor; side-sliding sash to right
on both floors; all windows with stone cills and flat stone arches. First-
floor band. Pantile roof with end stack to right. Pieces of medieval
window tracery, probably from Jervaulx abbey, can be seen in the gable end.
Interior: good neo-classical cornices and fireplace in main bedroom. Dog-
leg staircase with round-arched stair window.
Listing NGR: SE2049786632
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.