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Layton House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Melsonby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4718 / 54°28'18"N

Longitude: -1.698 / 1°41'52"W

OS Eastings: 419670

OS Northings: 508535

OS Grid: NZ196085

Mapcode National: GBR JJLQ.5R

Mapcode Global: WHC60.WVMQ

Plus Code: 9C6WF8C2+PR

Entry Name: Layton House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 February 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167157

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323389

Location: Melsonby, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Melsonby

Built-Up Area: Melsonby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Melsonby

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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12/173 No 52 (Layton Lane

Farmhouse. Dated 1698 with C19 additions and later alterations. Rubble,
C20 pantile roof with artificial stone slates at eaves. 1 and 2 storeys,
1:4 first-floor windows, the main house to the right, a T-plan of 2 storeys,
with single-storey outshuts in the angles. Main house: plinth, quoins. In
second bay, board door in chamfered quoined surround, with inscription
"1698" on lintel, and above, a sundial with spurious painted characters
"1646 RN". Ground-floor windows: 6-pane sash with projecting sill and deep
lintel on left; 3 side-sliding sashes to right, the first with flush
surround, the third in a surround formerly with a flat-faced mullion. First
floor: side-sliding sashes, the first and third in surrounds of flat-faced
mullion windows, the fourth in flush surround. Raised verge to left; shaped
kneeler and ashlar coping to right. Large stack at left end, brick stacks
between second and third bays and at right end. To left, C19 single-storey
range, with quoins to left, side-sliding sash window with deep lintel,
ashlar coping and brick stack to left end. Interior: to right of door, old
reused beams and joists; to far right, triangular-headed chamfered ashlar
fireplace with elaborately-shaped chamfer stops.

Listing NGR: NZ1967008535

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