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Skythorns Farmhouse, Cowling

Description: Skythorns Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 323571

OS Grid Reference: SD9565244387
OS Grid Coordinates: 395652, 444387
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8956, -2.0676

Locality: Cowling
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD22 0LJ

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Listing Text

Skythorns Farmhouse


Farmhouse,late C17, altered. Slobbered rubble with stone slate roof. Two
storeys and 2-unit baffle entry plan. The front is much altered, with the
doorway probably shifted to the left, but retains one 5-light double
chamfered stone mullion window to ground floor right. At the rear (to the
lane) there is one small 2-light chamfered window. Inside there are stop chamfered beams. Large segmental arched fireplace with chamfered surround, containing recesses perhaps for an oven and a cupboard. A triangular headed chamfered doorway also in the room has been moved to the passage between the rooms from the north wall.

Listing NGR: SD9565244387

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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