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Description: Low Warden House and Wall Attached to Rear
Date Listed: 12 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239378
OS Grid Reference: NY9145866450
OS Grid Coordinates: 391458, 566450
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9926, -2.1350
NY 96 NW WARDEN LOW WARDEN
7/128 Low Warden House and
wall attached to rear
House. C17 refurbished later C18 and extended to rear early C19; reroofed with
upper windows altered to hipped dormers early C19. Pebbledashed rubble with
dressed quoins, flat tiled swept roof with stone copings and curved kneelers,
end rendered-brick chimneys on stone bases. 2 storeys and attic, 3 windows. Central
half-glazed door in early C19 flat surround with quarter-round moulding. Replaced
sash windows with glazing bars in wood box frames under lintels with false
voussoirs and true keystones; projecting stone sills. 3 hipped half dormers with
16-pane sashes breaking eaves. Original wing to left rear, early C19 outshut at
rear of main block and a converted outbuilding range set back to right. Rear
elevation shows 2 early C19 12-panelled sashes and door with oblong fanlight.
Interior shows curved staircase with turned balusters and ramped handrail, closed
string and panelled dado. Tall wall of coursed rubble on right side rear yard has
flat coping and segmental carriage arch with cut voussoirs.
Listing NGR: NY9145866450
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Source: English Heritage
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