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Keepers Cottage and Hill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Westerdale, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.428 / 54°25'40"N

Longitude: -1.0015 / 1°0'5"W

OS Eastings: 464877

OS Northings: 504080

OS Grid: NZ648040

Mapcode National: GBR PKF7.ZG

Mapcode Global: WHF8T.LYBS

Entry Name: Keepers Cottage and Hill House

Listing Date: 20 December 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 328042

Location: Westerdale, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: Westerdale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Westerdale Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


9/123 Keeper's Cottage
and Hill House


House, now being divided into 2 units. Early-mid C18, extended
early C19. Coursed squared sandstone, the older left part with
herringbone tooling, the right random tooled. Pantiled roof,
partly renewed. 2 storeys, 6 bays. Rebated doorway in 2-bay left
section (possibly once a barn door) and small modern casements
above. Main 4-bay house is of 2 builds, the C18 part raised and
re-windowed to unify it with the early C19 extension. Boarded door
with blocked fanlight in third bay. Heavy lintels and projecting
cills to late C20 small-paned casements in old openings. Plain
plinth. Roof has stone ridge, copings and curved kneelers; corniced
stacks at ends and junctions.

Interior: C18 part has complete early cottage fireplace, with oven,
boiler, racks and pulleys and a great cauldron. Later part has
good open-well staircase with ramped handrail, turned newels, square
balusters and carved tread ends. 6-panel doors, 1 marble chimney-
piece and 2 iron basket grates. Empty and being restored at time
of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ6487704080

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