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Spensley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Melbecks, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3792 / 54°22'44"N

Longitude: -2.079 / 2°4'44"W

OS Eastings: 394964

OS Northings: 498187

OS Grid: SD949981

Mapcode National: GBR FKXS.PY

Mapcode Global: WHB59.1686

Entry Name: Spensley House

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318633

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322030

Location: Melbecks, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Melbecks

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

MELBECKS GUNNERSIDE
SD 99 NW
14/91 Spensley House
GV II
House. c1820. Well-coursed watershot sandstone with ashlar dressings,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Projecting quoins, ashlar
surrounds to openings. Central door with 6 glazed panels below oblong
4-pane fanlight. Sash windows, with sill band on ground floor. Stone
gutter of classical cornice section, projects just right of centre in
semi-circular head around rainwater pipe. Rear elevation has round-
headed landing window with glazing bars and Gothick tracery. Name
'SPENSLEY HOUSE' carved in good lettering on quoin on right return.
Interior: 6-panel doors, 3-panel window shutters, simple cornices,
staircase with square-section balusters and turned newels.


Listing NGR: SD9496498187

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