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Embsay Kirk

A Grade II Listed Building in Embsay with Eastby, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9851 / 53°59'6"N

Longitude: -1.9849 / 1°59'5"W

OS Eastings: 401084

OS Northings: 454335

OS Grid: SE010543

Mapcode National: GBR GQLC.26

Mapcode Global: WHB78.H309

Entry Name: Embsay Kirk

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323933

Location: Embsay with Eastby, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Embsay with Eastby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 05 SW EMBSAY WITH EASTBY KIRK LANE
(west side)

8/21 Embsay Kirk
10.9.54
GV II

House. c1780 with C19 alterations. Sandstone ashlar, stone slate roof. Central
staircase plan. Garden front: 3 storeys, 5 bays, with canted central bay. Doric
engaged columns to portico of central entrance, open pediment with guttae to soffit,
French windows, round-headed fanlight. 6 ground floor and 7 first and second floor
windows have moulded surrounds and projecting sills; sashes. Central first floor
window has apron and dripstone. Shaped modillions to eaves cornice. Left-hand
gable end and ridge stack to left and right of centre of hipped roof. To left is
c1870 former billiard room, single storey, 1 bay. Interior: rearranged central
staircase and right-hand service stair, both c1830, stone steps, open string, stick
balusters. The house stands on the site of the former Augustinian Priory of Saint
Cuthbert.


Listing NGR: SE0108454335

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