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The Elms

A Grade II Listed Building in West Ayton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2493 / 54°14'57"N

Longitude: -0.4885 / 0°29'18"W

OS Eastings: 498580

OS Northings: 484787

OS Grid: SE985847

Mapcode National: GBR TM19.1J

Mapcode Global: WHGC5.GGL8

Plus Code: 9C6X6GX6+PH

Entry Name: The Elms

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296713

English Heritage Legacy ID: 327063

ID on this website: 101296713

Location: West Ayton, North Yorkshire, YO13

County: North Yorkshire

District: Scarborough

Civil Parish: West Ayton

Built-Up Area: East Ayton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hutton Buscell St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: York

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SE 9884
(east side)
The Elms
House. C18, altered and extended in 1837 (on datestone); further
alterations in C20. Coursed sandstone with concrete slate roof. Originally
central entry plan, 1½ rooms deep, later extended to the left and rear to
form double-pile plan; lean-to extension to right added and raised later.
2-storey, 5-window front, with quoins to the front only. Left of centre 6-
panel door beneath patterned overlight, with scroll-bracketed cornice on
panelled pilasters. Three 16-pane sashes with stone sills and heavy lintels
to right and one to the left. Five similar windows to first floor. Rear:
radial-glazed staircase window with archivolt. Gable walls: radial-glazed
attic windows with archivolts to light attic passage. Coped gables and
shaped kneelers. End and left of centre stacks. Interior: open string
straight staircase with moulded handrail, wreathed at foot, turned balusters
and shaped cheekpieces. Ceilings to ground and first floor rooms to left
have moulded plaster coving. The lean-to extension to right, partly raised
c.1900, was probably a trap-shed, and has a wide blocked opening to the
ground floor.

Listing NGR: SE9858084787

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