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Rookhurst, Hawes

Description: Rookhurst

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 323160

OS Grid Reference: SD8683189277
OS Grid Coordinates: 386831, 489277
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2989, -2.2038

Location: Harker Hill, Hawes, North Yorkshire DL8 3RT

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

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Listing Text

SD 88 NE

House, now hotel. Part dated 1734, part c1870. The later part for Henry
Whaley, barrister. 3 and 2 storeys, 3:1 first-floor windows. Quoins.
Rubble, stone slate roof to left 3 bays, Westmorland slate roof on right.
Quoins. Older range, to left, ground floor: two 2-light mullion windows
with drip-moulds; 2-light chamfered mullion window with drip-mould. First
floor: 2-light windows with architraves and chamfered mullions, the left 2
with drip-moulds. Second floor: 3 single-light 4-pane casement windows in
architraves. End stack to left. C19 range: projecting 2-storey porch with
board door with ornamental hinges in doorway with carved border, and
armorial shield above; on first floor a 6-light bay window with trefoil
tracery and transoms, pyramidal roof. To right, single-light trefoil
tracery window with label on ground floor, blank wall above. Eaves stacks
flanking porch. Right return: 2-storey bay window as before below gable
with bargeboards. C18 date on a hidden doorway (Rev J Alderson).

Listing NGR: SD8683189277

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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