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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: 1131711



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Long Preston


Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Nov-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 323875

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LONG PRESTON WEST END SD 8258-8358 13/17 Townhead House - GV II

House. Late C18 with C19 and C20 alterations and C17 origins. Rendered, painted stone dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Entrance left of centre has plain surround, C20 door. Left and right-hand bays have one plain window per storey - all formerly 2-light mullioned with mullions now missing; sashes without glazing bars. Central early C19 bay projects as flattened bow; former French window has plain surround, 25-pane fixed light and fanlight above. Upper floor string-course and upper floor window with sashes without glazing bars. Moulded eaves modillions to outer bays, cornice to bow. Gable end kneelers and coping, gable end ridge and 2 ridge stacks. Rear: remains of C17 mullioned windows, mullions now missing. Interior not accessible.

Listing NGR: SD8300658646

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National Grid Reference: SD 83006 58646


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