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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: 1150487



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Askwith

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Jul-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 331395

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ASKWITH BACK LANE SE 14 NE (west side) 10/3 Quaker Cottage - II

Friends' Meeting House, now private house. 1704, restored and extended c1980. Coursed squared gritstone, graduated grey slate roof. Single storey with attics, 3 bays. Quoins. Central C20 glazed door with chamfered quoined jambs and lintel with C20 inscription: "1704 AD". Recessed chamfered mullion windows, to left of 3 lights, to right of 4 lights. Right return: 3-light mullion window lights attic. Bulbous kneelers, copings missing. C20 alterations include a large window in the left return and single-storey rear extension. A C19 photograph in the possession of the occupier shows the house with a thatched roof. The meeting house was taken over by Primitive Methodists who abandoned it c1880. In 1900 the house was described as 'now in ruins' and the grave mounds had sunk. (Speight p 170) H Speight, Upper Wharfedale, 1900.

Listing NGR: SE1703247929

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Speight, H, Upper Wharfedale, (1900), 170

National Grid Reference: SE 17032 47929


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