TOWNHEAD FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1131608

Date first listed: 20-Feb-1958

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Jun-1988

Statutory Address: TOWNHEAD FARMHOUSE, TOWNHEAD LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: TOWNHEAD FARMHOUSE, TOWNHEAD LANE

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven (District Authority)

Parish: Austwick

National Park: YORKSHIRE DALES

National Grid Reference: SD 76977 68874

Summary

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History

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Details

AUSTWICK TOWNHEAD LANE SD 76 NE (east side) 8/35 Townhead Farmhouse (formerly listed as 20.2.58 Town Head House) GV II Farmhouse. Late C17 with late C19 and C20 alterations. Pebbledash, stone dressings, stone slate roof. Formerly U plan, with courtyard infilled by continuous outshut. Garden front: 2 storeys, double fronted. Central entrance has moulded late C17 surround and decorated lintel; late-C19 door. 2-C19 two-light flat-faced mullioned windows per storey, sashes; continuous hoodmould to ground floor which indicates the position of 4-C17 windows prior to the C19 alte- rations. Above entrance is slate sundial dated 1880. Central gabled full dormer has reset C17 three chamfered mullioned stepped lights; stepped hoodmould. Kneelers to dormer gable. Gable end and central ridge stacks. Left-hand wing fronting street contains 3-light chamfered window at ground level and similar but double chamfered window to upper floor. Interior: central dog-leg staircase, closed string, turned balusters, grip handrail.



Listing NGR: SD7697768874

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 324041

Legacy System: LBS

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