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Close House Cottage, Giggleswick

Description: Close House Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323776

OS Grid Reference: SD8006763366
OS Grid Coordinates: 380067, 463366
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0658, -2.3060

Location: A65, Giggleswick, North Yorkshire BD24 0EA

Locality: Giggleswick
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD24 0EA

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Listing Text

SD 86 SW
4/2 Close House Cottage


Farmhouse. Early C19 with C17 origins and late Cl9/early C20 alterations. Rendered,
stone dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Entrance right of centre has
heightened C17 surround with decorated lintel inscribed E
1676 (R & E Faraday);
6 panel door, rectangular fanlight. Extreme left-hand bay contains no windows.
2 ground floor windows have plain surrounds, 20 pane sashes. 3 upper floor windows
have plain surrounds and have all been heightened; sashes to central light, 16 pane
sashes to outer lights. 3 dormer windows of c1900. Front right-hand room contains
cl? inglenook fireplace with moulded surround, basket arch of 19 voussoirs; beehive
oven to left.

Listing NGR: SD8006763366

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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