Listed Building Data

Abbey House Ruins of Monastic Barn is listed on the National Heritage List for England (NHLE) with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

Listed Building Facts

List Entry ID
1179761
Listing Type
listed building
Grade
II
Listed Building Name
ABBEY HOUSE RUINS OF MONASTIC BARN
Date Listed
6 November 1986
Location
ABBEY HOUSE RUINS OF MONASTIC BARN
Parish
Easby
District
Richmondshire
County
North Yorkshire
Grid Reference
NZ 18532 00182

Details

EASBY EASBY NZ 10 SE 4/40 Abbey House and ruins of monastic barn

GV II

Ruins of barn, partly converted into house. C14, with C19 and C20 alterations. Rubble sandstone, stone slate roof. Riverside (west) elevation: 2 storeys, 2:6 internal bays. To left, Abbey House with C20 openings. Barn: a small lancet window to each ground-floor bay; on first floor, in second and fifth bays a pitching doorway with stone platforms supported on corbels; 2 lancet windows with labels. No roof at time of resurvey. The continuation of the west elevation to the right appears to be medieval, but has no architectural features. East elevation: barn has, to right, wide opening with segmental arch reconstructed from chamfered stones, with keystone inscribed "WSS 73", and on the first floor a pitching doorway and the chamfered surround of a 2-light mullion window. To right, Abbey House: central doorway with dogtooth decoration on jambs and shouldered head; on either side a 4-pane window with shouldered head, that to right below an ogee arch with carving. External stack to right end. To left, C19 farm buildings built into and onto the southern continuation of the barn are not of special interest. Interior: ground-floor openings on west side of barn have deeply-splayed reveals. End walls have steeply-pitched gables. The medieval barn belonged to the Premonstratensian Abbey of St Agatha (qv).

Listing NGR: NZ1849600212

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Listed Building Data for Abbey House Ruins of Monastic Barn, Easby, England