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Bankwell, Giggleswick

Description: Bankwell

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323781

OS Grid Reference: SD8126863887
OS Grid Coordinates: 381268, 463887
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0706, -2.2877

Location: Bankwell Road, Giggleswick, North Yorkshire BD24 0AP

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

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Listing Text

SD 86 SW
(west side)


House. c1830 with C18 origins and later c19 alterations. Dressed stone, hipped
slate roof. Double pile plan. Gable end entry. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Entrance porch
has Tuscan pilasters and entablature. Moulded surround to recessed entrance;
6 panel door, upper 2 glazed; rectangular glazed fanlight. Right-hand ground floor
and 2 upper floor windows have projecting sills and 16 pane sashes. Left-hand gable
has projecting eaves. Gable-end stacks. To right is later Cl9 bay which formerly
joined Bankwell to Parish room (q.v). One window per storey. Garden front in left-
hand return 2 storeys, 4 bays, 2 centre bays recessed. Sashes. Upper floor sill
band. Interior: C18 cellar to eastern (right-hand) part of house. Early Cl9 dog-leg
staircase, open string, turned balusters, ramped handrail. Eastern range has C18
chamfered King post roof trusses with V struts. Western range has c1830 King post
roof of machine sawn timber with V struts.

Listing NGR: SD8126863887

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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