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Latitude: 54.016 / 54°0'57"N
Longitude: -0.5313 / 0°31'52"W
OS Eastings: 496332
OS Northings: 458774
OS Grid: SE963587
Mapcode National: GBR SQQ0.S4
Mapcode Global: WHGD9.TB53
Entry Name: Low Farmhouse
Listing Date: 7 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1083791
English Heritage Legacy ID: 167821
Location: Garton, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Garton
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Garton-on-Wolds St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: York
GARTON ON THE WOLDS A 166
SE 95 NE (south side, off)
9/10 Low Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Probably late C18-early C19 with later additions and alterations
for Sir Christopher Sykes, 2nd Baronet of Sledmere. Pinkish-brown brick in
English garden wall bond with Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys with attics,
3 first-floor windows. Slightly projecting, off-centre round-headed brick
arch to full height with brick imposts. Slightly to right of this the
entrance a part-glazed door. Three 16-pane sashes to ground floor and to
outer bays of first floor under flat arches of gauged brick. To first floor
centrel a round-headed staircase window, 12-pane sash with radial glazing to
head. Attic windows flanking brick arch are unequally hung, 3-light 10-pane
Yorkshire sashes. Stepped band and overhanging eaves. Hipped roof. Ridge
stacks. John Popham, 'Sir Christopher Sykes at Sledmere - 1', Country Life,
16 January 1986, pp 128-132.
Listing NGR: SE9633258774
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