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Cams House and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in High Abbotside, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3098 / 54°18'35"N

Longitude: -2.1363 / 2°8'10"W

OS Eastings: 391226

OS Northings: 490471

OS Grid: SD912904

Mapcode National: GBR FLJL.8T

Mapcode Global: WHB5G.4XYY

Entry Name: Cams House and Railings

Listing Date: 9 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316900

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323168

Location: High Abbotside, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: High Abbotside

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD 99 SW
8/143 Cams House and railings
- II
House and cottage, now one, and railings. Mid-late C18. Coursed rubble,
stone slate roof, wrought-iron railings. 2 storeys, 4:1 first-floor
windows. House: openings have segmental relieving arches above thin slab
lintels. Ground floor: 24-pane sash window; leaved part-glazed doors below
overlight; 24-pane sash window; leaved part-glazed doors below overlight;
16-pane sash window. Dripmould, stepping up high above leaved doors. First
floor: two 12-pane sashes; one 16-pane sash, one small casement window.
Shaped kneelers, ashlar coping. End stacks. Cottage to right, projecting
forward: quoins; board door and sash window with glazing bars on ground
floor; dripmould; sash window with glazing bars on first floor. Stack at
end right, square in plan, with circular upper section. In front of house,
plain railings, with urn finials to standards and square ashlar gate piers
in centre. Probably built as a 3-storey house for Samuel Lindsey, Askrigg
Attorney. Hartley, M & Ingilby, J, Yorkshire Village (1979), pp 120-1.

Listing NGR: SD9122690471

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