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Snow Hill House and Snow Hill Studio, Gisburn

Description: Snow Hill House and Snow Hill Studio

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 183391

OS Grid Reference: SD8293248799
OS Grid Coordinates: 382932, 448799
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9350, -2.2614

Location: 3 Main Street, Gisburn BB7 4HE

Locality: Gisburn
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB7 4HE

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Listing Text


12/72 Snow Hill House and Snow Hill Studio
16-11-1954 (formerly listed as Snow Hill)


House and shop, C17th. Slobbered rubble with stone slate roof. 2 and 3
storeys with attic. Windows mullioned with outer chamfer and mostly with
inner cyma moulding. Snow Hill Studio, to the left, is of one bay and 3
storeys. The ground-floor window is of 3 lights, the 1st and 2nd floor
windows of 4 lights with hoods. The door,at the left, has a chamfered
stone surround. The ground floor of Snow Hill House corresponds with the
1st floor level of Snow Hill Studio. To the left of the porch is a
5-light window with hood. To the right is a reconstructed 2-light window.
On the 1st floor are 2 4-light windows with hoods. The door, reached by
external stone steps and enclosed by a timber porch, has a chamfered stone
surround. The right-hand (west) gable wall has a one-light chamfered
window. The left-hand gable wall has a projecting stack. To the right of
the stack on both the 1st and 2nd floors is a one-light chamfered window
with segmental head. Above is a 2-light double-chamfered mullioned attic
window, the left-hand light having leaded glazing. Chimneys on gables and
between house and studio. Both the latter and the left-hand chimney have
brick caps.

Listing NGR: SD8293248799

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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