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THE LEECH HOUSE

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.

Name: THE LEECH HOUSE

List entry Number: 1150909

Location

THE LEECH HOUSE, A684

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Aiskew

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Sep-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 332294

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

AISKEW A 684 SE 28 NE (south side) 6/11 The Leech House 25.9.85

- II

Leech house. Late C18. Red brick, lead roof. Almost square in plan. 1 storey, 1 bay. Board door in triangular-headed surround with ashlar keystone. Other sides have small window openings with stone sills and triangular heads with ashlar keystones. Embattled parapet. Interior: small contemporary corner cast-iron fire grate. A rare example of a building by a river designed for a doctor to house leeches, for use in his profession.

Listing NGR: SE2681488251

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National Grid Reference: SE 26813 88250

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