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High Risby Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Roxby cum Risby, North Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.6209 / 53°37'15"N

Longitude: -0.6105 / 0°36'37"W

OS Eastings: 492001

OS Northings: 414714

OS Grid: SE920147

Mapcode National: GBR SV5K.MR

Mapcode Global: WHGG6.L7HZ

Plus Code: 9C5XJ9CQ+9Q

Entry Name: High Risby Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 November 1967

Last Amended: 17 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1241767

English Heritage Legacy ID: 440987

Location: Roxby cum Risby, North Lincolnshire, DN15

County: North Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Roxby cum Risby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Roxby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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(north side)
7/11 High Risby Farmhouse
(formerly listed as High
6.11.67 Risby House) )


Farmhouse. Mid C18, probably with earlier origins; C19-20 alterations.
Coursed limestone rubble with brick dressings, colourwashed. Brick stacks.
Pantile roof. Rectangular on plan: 4 rooms wide with rear outshut and
contemporary L-shaped wing to left with later outshut to front. 2 storeys,
3-bay symmetrical front with wide fourth bay to left. Single storey and
attic extension to left. Entrance in third bay: part-glazed 6-panelled door
and radial fanlight in Doric surround with pilasters supporting an open
dentilled pediment. C19 flat-roofed projecting canted bay windows to either
side with 12-pane sashes. Single 12-pane sash in flush wood surround to
left end with projecting cill and segmental brick arch. Similar sashes to
first floor. Dentilled brick eaves cornice. Axial stack to left, end stack
to right. Tumbled-in brick to gables with stone coping and shaped kneelers.
Interior: open well main staircase with ramped and wreathed handrail and
column-on-vase balusters with square knops; back staircase with moulded
handrail and wavy splat balustrade; Dining Room ground floor left has
fielded panel dado with moulded dado rail and arched alcove in architrave
with moulded ornament; Drawing Room ground floor right has early C19 moulded
cornice and beaded door architrave with floral decoration; similar
architraves to bay windows. Other original features include 3-fielded-panel
doors and window shutters. Timber board found in house inscribed
Willm Roberts Roxby
Carpenter March 17
George Ramsey
Mason Roxby 1768
probably refers to original building or major re-building work.

Listing NGR: SE9200114714

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