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Garstang, Giggleswick

Description: Garstang

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 323786

OS Grid Reference: SD8124864052
OS Grid Coordinates: 381248, 464052
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0721, -2.2880

Location: Belle Hill, Giggleswick, North Yorkshire BD24 0BA

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

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Listing Text

SD 8064-8164
(north side)
Garstang (formerly listed
20.2.58 as Gaistangs)


Formerly part of Inn, now house. Late C17 with mid-C18 and Cl9 alterations.
Slobbered squared rubble, stone dressings, slate roof. Lobby entry plan. 2 storeys,
2 bays. Left-hand entrance has mid-C18 eared architrave, 9 panel door. Former
central carriage entrance partly blocked in mid-C18 to form 4-light flat faced
mullioned windows; casements and 8 pane sashes. Plain surround to right-hand ground
floor windows; sashes without glazing bars. 2 upper floor windows: central former
4-light chamfered mullioned now 2-light with only King mullion remaining; casements;
right-hand window has plain surround and casements. All windows have timber hood-
moulds (probably C19). On upper floor to either side of central window and to right
of ground floor central window are 3 small windows all now blocked. Left-hand ridge
and right-hand gable end ridge stacks. Interior: mid-C18 fireplace with moulded
surround, 2-piece segmental arched lintel and fluted imitation keystone; moulded
cornice. Remains of left-hand salt or spice cupboard. This building would appear
to have originated as late C17 stables, which were converted in mid-c18 to form part
of the Inn to the left, now Cravendale (q.v).

Listing NGR: SD8124864052

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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