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West House and Cottage, Arkengarthdale

Description: West House and Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 321944

OS Grid Reference: NZ0018303182
OS Grid Coordinates: 400183, 503182
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4241, -1.9987

Location: Arkengarthdale, North Yorkshire DL11 6RG

Locality: Arkengarthdale
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 6RG

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Listing Text

NZ oo sw
(east side)
10/7 West House and

Farmhouse and cottage under 1 roof. C18 and early C19, perhaps
2 builds. Roughly dressed coursed sandstone, stone slate roof.
2 storeys, 3-bay house, and 2-bay cottage to right, 2 rooms in depth.
House: central doorway with part-glazed door in plain ashlar surround,
sundial above in blocked window opening with plain ashlar surround,
16-pane sashes with glazing bars. Ground floor windows to bays 1 and
3 have plain ashlar surrounds, first floor windows have ashlar lintels
and sills. Cottage: 2 first floor windows, 1 central ground floor
window, all as house first floor windows. Shaped kneelers, ashlar
copings, 2 end and 2 ridge stacks. Cottage has gable entry. Occupied
first half C19 by Joseph Alderson, agent to the lords of the manor of
Arkengarthdale (tombstone in St Mary's churchyard).

Listing NGR: NZ0018303182

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Source: English Heritage

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