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Manor House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hunton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3284 / 54°19'42"N

Longitude: -1.7101 / 1°42'36"W

OS Eastings: 418949

OS Northings: 492571

OS Grid: SE189925

Mapcode National: GBR JLHD.K5

Mapcode Global: WHC6S.PGVN

Entry Name: Manor House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Last Amended: 20 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1179936

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322456

Location: Hunton, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Hunton

Built-Up Area: Hunton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 03/05/2017

SE 1891-1992

SOUTH VIEW (west side)
Manor House Farmhouse

(Formerly listed as Manor House, FRONT STREET, previously listed as The Smithy)


Farmhouse. Late C16-early C17, late C17, early C18 and late C18, with later alterations. Rubble, concrete interlocking tile roof.

Two storeys. T-shaped plan. 1:1:2 first-floor windows with central hall with rear kitchen wing, cross wing to left and later main range to right. Between second and third first-floor windows, early C18 two-storey gabled porch, with light vent on ground floor, two-light chamfered mullion window with lead cames on first floor, shaped kneelers and ashlar coping to gable; in right return, C20 part-glazed door in quoined chamfered surround. Inside porch, C17 two-panel door in quoined chamfered surround. Cross wing: late C16-early C17. Quoins.

On ground floor, four-light ovolo-section double-chamfered mullion window with some stanchions; on first floor, three-light chamfered mullion window; lower roofline visible in gable, possibly of a cruck-framed profile; shaped kneelers, gable coping. To right, hall, late C17, with C20 casement windows, of two and three lights on ground floor and three lights on first floor. Ashlar stack between cross wing and hall. Straight joint to right of porch, with late C18 addition in coursed rubble beyond: quoins to right; part-glazed C20 door in ashlar architrave with bases and triangular head; one bay of C20 twelve-pane casement windows in ashlar surrounds with straight tooling; garage doors below flat arch of even voussoirs, and with C20 twelve-pane casement window above on first floor. Shaped kneeler, ashlar coping to right. Ashlar stack between third and fourth bays.

Rear of cross wing: board door on ground floor, and three-light chamfered mullion window with stanchions (obscured by later outbuilding); two-light timber casement window at intermediate level to staircase; two-light chamfered mullion window on first floor.

Interior: chamfered beams; stop-chamfered joists. A-section roof trusses in cross wing.
North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report No 642.

Listing NGR: SE1894992571

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