THE LEECH HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1150909
Date first listed:
25-Sep-1985
Statutory Address:
THE LEECH HOUSE, A684

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE LEECH HOUSE, A684

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

County:
North Yorkshire
District:
Hambleton (District Authority)
Parish:
Aiskew
National Grid Reference:
SE 26813 88250

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
332294
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 16 May 2006
Reference: IOE01/15150/07
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David H. Brown. Source Historic England Archive
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