BROWN'S HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1301801
Date first listed:
25-Mar-1969
Date of most recent amendment:
06-Apr-1988
Statutory Address:
BROWN'S HOUSE, VILLAGE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
BROWN'S HOUSE, VILLAGE STREET

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

County:
North Yorkshire
District:
Richmondshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Newbiggin
National Park:
YORKSHIRE DALES
National Grid Reference:
SD 99624 85493

Details

NEWBIGGIN VILLAGE STREET SD 9885-9985 (south side) 14/117 Browns's House (formerly listed as Cowshed at Town End Farm) 25.3.69 GV II

House, now cow house, and outbuilding under 1 roof. Dated 1670, with later alterations. Rubble, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 first-floor windows to south elevation. Ground floor, from left: chamfered round-arched fire window; blocked 3-light double-chamfered mullion window; blocked 4-light double-chamfered mullion window with central king mullion and dripstone; blocked 2-light double-chamfered mullion window; inserted stable door; blocked 2-light double-chamfered mullion window with dripstone. First floor: 3-light double-chamfered mullion windows with dripstones, each with a mullion missing. Stacks at ends and between second and third first-floor windows. Rear: window in part-blocked ashlar quoined chamfered doorway with triangular soffit to lintel, and on lintel recessed panel with raised characters "GIH" "1670" and decorative motif of crossed knives, possibly symbols of a butcher's trade. The Browns were the last family to live in the house. North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report No 177.

Listing NGR: SD9962485493

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
322599
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report' in North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report, , Vol. 177, ()

Legal

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

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Date: 10 May 2004
Reference: IOE01/12256/22
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David H. Brown. Source Historic England Archive
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