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The Croft

A Grade II Listed Building in Church Fenton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8253 / 53°49'30"N

Longitude: -1.22 / 1°13'12"W

OS Eastings: 451437

OS Northings: 436835

OS Grid: SE514368

Mapcode National: GBR MSX6.NH

Mapcode Global: WHDBP.738T

Entry Name: The Croft

Listing Date: 26 July 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326345

Location: Church Fenton, Selby, North Yorkshire, LS24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Church Fenton

Built-Up Area: Church Fenton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Church Fenton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 53 NW
(east side)
4/7 The Croft
House. Probably C16 or earlier with later additions and alterations including probable
C17 range and C20 extension to rear. Timber framed, now rendered with stone slate
and pantile roofs. Main block of 2 storeys and 3 unequal bays probably
double aisled originally with outshut to rear and with added range at right
angles probably replacing earlier wing, set slightly back to right. Off-
centre entrance a C20 part-glazed door. C20 casement windows throughout.
Hipped roof to added range with pent-roofed adjunct at join. End stacks.
Catslide roof to rear extension. Interior: substantial timber frame exposed
with massive timbers, jowled posts with straight braces and wall studding.
Some tension braces. Aisle plate has short section of filleted ovolo and
hollow chamfer moulding, cut off at later extension. Common rafter roof,
showing mortices for original collars with kerb principals with clasped and
trenched purlins. Cambered central tie beam shows mortices suggesting
possible former crown post with side braces. Smoke blackening. Pigeon
nesting boxes to roof of later range.

Listing NGR: SE5143736835

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