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Rock Castle

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

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Latitude: 54.4498 / 54°26'59"N

Longitude: -1.7159 / 1°42'57"W

OS Eastings: 418520

OS Northings: 506076

OS Grid: NZ185060

Mapcode National: GBR JJGZ.9N

Mapcode Global: WHC66.MF33

Entry Name: Rock Castle

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131970

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323273

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury

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)

6/61 Rock Castle

- II

Farmhouse now divided into 2. c1793. Probably by John Foss of Richmond.
Coursed sandstone, artificial stone slate roof. U-shaped plan, 2 storeys,
1:2:1 bays. Quoins at ends and to central 2 bays which project slightly.
To right of first bay, door of 2 vertical panels below overlight. Sash
windows with glazing bars, projecting sills and deep lintels. Centre bays
under gable with blind lunette window, painted as if with radial glazing
bars, in ashlar surround. Shaped kneelers and ashlar coping to ends and
central gable. Stacks at ends and corniced stack in centre of ridge of
central gable. Added ranges to left and rear right not of special interest.
House to right has entry in right return of extension. Building date given
in manuscript account of Gilling recorded by John Shaw in 1867.

Listing NGR: NZ1852006076

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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