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Dale Foot, Bishopdale

Description: Dale Foot

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 322483

OS Grid Reference: SD9793684205
OS Grid Coordinates: 397936, 484205
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2535, -2.0332

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
(south-east side, off)
5/3 Dale Foot
- II

Farmhouse. Dated 1640. For George Fryer. Rubble, stone slate roof. T-
shaped plan, 2 storeys, 4 first-floor windows, with rear stair turret.
Rough quoins. On ground floor between third and fourth first-floor windows,
part-glazed board door in straight-headed quoined chamfered surround with
panel above inscribed "GFC 1640" with decorative motifs. Blocked doorway
between first and second bays. Window surrounds have mason's marks. In
second bay, fire windows: chamfered straight-headed on ground floor;
chamfered round-headed with wooden bar on first floor. Double-chamfered
mullion windows elsewhere, of 3 lights except for 4 lights in third bay on
ground floor, and with continuous ground-floor dripmould, stepped up over
doorway. Stacks at ends and to ridge over second bay. Rear: chamfered
straight-headed single-light window in stair turret. Left return of stair
turret angled across to rear wall of house at first-floor level and contains
blocked matching window. House, to left: 2-light chamfered mullion window
on ground floor; single light on first floor. Interior: in ground-floor
room to left of door, large fireplace with chamfered ashlar jambs with
mason's marks supporting curved timber beam, set within earlier chamfered
jambs, and to its right, round-arched chamfered doorway giving access to
stone spiral stair in turret.

Listing NGR: SD9793684205

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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