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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: 1131752



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Giggleswick

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

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: 323775

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GIGGLESWICK SD 86 SW 4/1 Close House


Farmhouse. Early Cl9 with C17 origins, and late Cl9 and early C20 alterations. Rendered, stone dressings, hipped slate roof. Central staircase plan. 2 storeys 3 bays. Central entrance has engaged Tuscan columns, open pediment; 4 panel door and round-headed fanlight with intersecting tracery. Left-hand ground floor window has c1900 splayed surround; sashes with glazing bars. Right-hand ground floor early C20 bay window; casements. 3 upper floor windows have plain surrounds, sashes with glazing bars. Eaves cornice. Right of centre ridge stack, left- and right-hand eaves stacks. Right-hand return is now Close House Cottage (q,v). At rear is C17 chamfered window with round-headed; leaded fixed light. Wing projecting from left- hand return contains King post truss inscribed on the beam REF 1688. (R & E Faraday).

Listing NGR: SD8008063340

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National Grid Reference: SD 80080 63340


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