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Cravendale, Giggleswick

Description: Cravendale

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 323787

OS Grid Reference: SD8123964047
OS Grid Coordinates: 381239, 464047
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0720, -2.2882

Location: Church Street, 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)


Formerly Inn, now house. Mid-C17 with mid-C18 and Cl9 alterations. Slobbered
squared rubble, stone dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Central entrance
has plain surround; 6 panel door, upper 4 glazed. Left-hand ground floor 4-light
window with flat faced mullions; 6 pane casements and fixed lights. Right-hand
ground floor window has mid-C18 moulded surround; 24 pane sashes. 2 flat faced
mullioned casement windows on upper floor: 3 light to left with leaded panes, and
2 lights to right. All windows have timber hoodmoulds (probably C19). Massive
projecting left-hand gable end ridge stack. Interior: C17 fireplace with chamfered
surround and segmental pointed arch on ground floor, with similar fireplace on upper
floor. King post roof truss with trenched purlins of re-used timbers, some with
carpenter's marks. Home of Dr Charles Buck friend of Elgar, who
occasionally stayed at Cravendale.

Listing NGR: SD8123864050

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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