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Force Head Farmhouse and Railings, Hawes

Description: Force Head Farmhouse and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 323141

OS Grid Reference: SD8717089302
OS Grid Coordinates: 387170, 489302
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2992, -2.1986

Location: Marridales, Hawes, North Yorkshire DL8 3RZ

Locality: Hawes
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 3RZ

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Listing Text

SD 88 NE
20/118 Force Head, Farmhouse and
railings (formerly listed as
16.1.52 'Foss' Head Farmhouse)

House and railings. House dated 1711, early C19 railings. Coursed rubble,
stone slate roof, wrought-iron railings. House: 2 storeys, 2 bays. Central
4-panel door below overlight in architrave with capitals and keystone dated
1711 (the date having been carved recently after its discovery on a roof
timber), cornice and detached pediment. Paired 16-pane sash windows in
architraves with flat-faced mullions. Drip-mould over ground floor except
where broken by doorway. End stacks. In front of house, low rubble
retaining wall, with simple railings and central gate with cast-iron urn
finials to standards.

Listing NGR: SD8717089302

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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