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Blackhill Folly

A Grade II Listed Building in Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4576 / 54°27'27"N

Longitude: -1.731 / 1°43'51"W

OS Eastings: 417536

OS Northings: 506944

OS Grid: NZ175069

Mapcode National: GBR JJCW.1V

Mapcode Global: WHC66.C7Y2

Entry Name: Blackhill Folly

Listing Date: 4 February 1969

Last Amended: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323272

Location: Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Gilling with Hartforth and Sed

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Gilling St Agatha

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 10 NE AND SEDBURY (west side, off)

6/60 Blackhill Folly
(formerly listed as
Agricultural buildings
south-east of Blackhill
4.2.69 Farmhouse)

- II

Fold yard for cattle. Late C18 - early C19. Probably by John Foss of
Richmond for the Cradock family of Hartforth Hall (qv). Rubble, coursed to
south, pantile roofs. Single-storey ranges arranged around a courtyard,
with screen wall forming fqurth side. Screen wall, south side: 3 gables
joined by plain walls. Each gable projects slightly, is quoined, contains a
recessed rendered blind pointed opening flanked by rendered blind loop-
holes, and has crenellation. Centre gable has tall, wide, blind opening and
gabled crenellation with flat profile. Outer gables have narrow central
quoined projections with window-like blind openings and sloping
crenellation. East and west ranges have access openings towards north end
and board doors and slit vents onto yard. North range taller and with 3
semicircular arched openings. King-post roof trusses in west range, queen-
strut roof trusses in east range.

Listing NGR: NZ1753606944

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