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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1132007



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: High Abbotside


Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Mar-1969

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 323166

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HIGH ABBOTSIDE A 684 SD 89 SW (north side) (Cotter Riggs) 6/142 Rigg House 25.3.69 - II House. Mid-late C18. Rubble, stone slate roof. L-shaped plan, 2 storeys, 5 bays. South elevation: central 3 bays a segmental bow. Left bay of coursed watershot rubble, 9-panel door on ground floor, sash window with glazing bars above. Central 3 bays have sash windows with glazing bars on ground floor, sash windows with glazing bars and ogee heads on first floor. Bay to right a derelict outbuilding, with coach house entered from rear on ground floor: quoins to right, 1 window opening on each floor. Stacks at ends and between bays 1 and 2, 4 and 5. Tall staircase window in left return. The birthplace of Sir William Hillary (1771-1847), equerry to the Duke of Sussex, created baronet 1805, and founder of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution in 1824.

Listing NGR: SD8458291871

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National Grid Reference: SD 84582 91871


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