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West Farmhouse and West Farm Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in East Layton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4859 / 54°29'9"N

Longitude: -1.7551 / 1°45'18"W

OS Eastings: 415965

OS Northings: 510087

OS Grid: NZ159100

Mapcode National: GBR JJ5K.TQ

Mapcode Global: WHC60.0HJX

Entry Name: West Farmhouse and West Farm Cottage

Listing Date: 4 February 1969

Last Amended: 21 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157661

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323246

Location: East Layton, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: East Layton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Forcett with Aldborough and Melsonby

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 11 SE (east side)


West Farmhouse and West
Farm Cottage
(formerly listed as West


Farmhouse and cottage. Mid-late C17 and early C19. Rubble, stone slate
roofs. 2 storeys, 2:4 first-floor windows. Quoins overall. Farmhouse to
right: mid-late C17. Ground floor: in second bay, C20 part-glazed 4-panel
door in ashlar chamfered surround with shallow Tudor arch to soffit of
lintel; to left and right a double-chamfered cross window. First floor,
from left: 2-light double-chamfered mullion window; double-chamfered oculus
glazed with small panes; C20 two-light casement window; 2-light double-
chamfered mullion window. Shaped kneeler with early type of profile to
right. End stacks, that to left of ashlar and corniced, that to right with
brick superstructure. Cottage: slightly taller. To right, board door in
slightly-raised ashlar surround; above it, first-floor sash window with
inscription "GB" on lintel; to left, ground-floor 4-pane sash window and
first-floor 4-pane casement window, both with ashlar projecting sills and
deep lintels. Kneelers (both broken), ashlar coping. Brick stack at left
end. Cottage empty at time of resurvey.

Listing NGR: NZ1596510087

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