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Barden Tower Farmhouse, Barden

Description: Barden Tower Farmhouse

Grade: I
Date Listed: 10 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 323686

OS Grid Reference: SE0511057163
OS Grid Coordinates: 405110, 457163
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0105, -1.9235

Location: B6160, Barden, North Yorkshire BD23 6AS

Locality: Barden
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 6AS

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Listing Text

SE 05 NE (east side)

6/33 Barden Tower Farmhouse



House, formerly a retainer's cottage of Barden Tower. C16. Ashlar, coursed
squared stone, graduated stone slate roof. 3 storeys, 3 bays. Left-hand
bay: chamfered 1-light window, above a 2-light chamfered mullioned window
with hoodmould, that above similar. Band, parapetted gable. Central bay:
2 storeys, chamfered 1-light window with blocked-in doorway to right. Above
a 3-light chamfered mullioned window with hoodmould, lights have elliptical
heads. To right a small projection. Band, parapetted gable. Right-hand
bay: 3-stage tower. To left is a corbelled projection. Second stage: a
chamfered 1-light window, above a 3-light window similar to that in central
bay. Band, plain parapet. Crocketted pinnacles to each corner. Right
return: offset angle stepped buttress to right. Wide chamfered elliptical-
headed doorway to left. Above 2 single-light chamfered windows. Top stage
similar window to that at front. Rear: has blocked doorway at second stage
with a right-angled outside stair with plain parapet and chamfered coping.
Ridge stacks.

Listing NGR: SE0504857203

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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