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Longridge Farmhouse and Outbuilding, Bishopdale

Description: Longridge Farmhouse and Outbuilding

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 March 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 322481

OS Grid Reference: SD9604583190
OS Grid Coordinates: 396045, 483190
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2444, -2.0622

Location: Bishopdale, North Yorkshire DL8 3TG

Locality: Bishopdale
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 3TG

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Listing Text

SD 98 SE
(north-west side, off)
5/1 Longridge Farmhouse and

Marked as Long Ridge on 6" Ordnance Survey map. Farmhouse and outbuilding,
now garage. House 1653, possibly with earlier origins. For George and
Elizabeth Dodsworth. Rubble, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 1:1:1 bays with
central 2-storey projecting gabled porch and rear 2-storey outshut. Porch:
old board door in quoined surround with moulded arris and triangular head
within square chamfer, and above it inscription "GED 1653". String course,
continuing along right return of porch; first-floor 2-light double-chamfered
mullion window with hoodmould. Right return of porch: on each floor a
chamfered round-headed single-light window. Inside porch: C20 part-glazed
door in surround with moulded arris and triangular head within square
chamfer, and on sunken spandrels ill-cut letters "C G" and "E" and above
"1653". On ground floor of house, from left: chamfered round-headed fire
window; 6-light double-chamfered mullion window with central king mullion
and hoodmould; to right of porch, 5-light double-chamfered mullion window
with continuous dripmould. First floor: 4-light double-chamfered mullion
windows. Stacks at ends and to right of porch. House seems to have
continued 1 bay to left, now garage on ground floor with loft above. Right
jamb of garage opening from a chamfered quoined doorway. The string, now
broken may have continued from the house. Interior: to left, in houseplace,
large moulded beams and joist and chamfered, voussoired, segmental pointed-
arched fireplace with salt box and beehive oven in rear wall, and to its
right a chamfered round-arched doorway; in rear wall a chamfered straight-
headed doorway to kitchen, which may be older; all 3 openings having stop-
chamfered bases at same level; king mullion of window chamfered off at lower
edge; in wall on right a chamfered triangular-headed doorway into parlour
which has a chamfered triangular-headed fireplace and formerly a plaster
frieze. In garage, part of blocked mullion window in rear wall, and to
right, corbels formerly for first-floor beams.

Listing NGR: SD9604583190

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Source: English Heritage

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