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Sutcliffe House, Giggleswick

Description: Sutcliffe House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 323789

OS Grid Reference: SD8131364056
OS Grid Coordinates: 381313, 464056
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0721, -2.2870

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
(south side)
Sutcliffe House


House. Mid C17 with late-C17 and C18 alterations. Slobbered rubble, painted stone
dressings, stone date roof. L-plan. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Entrance left of centre
has chamfered surround, decorated lintel inscribed: S
1693 (Hugh Stackhouse) is
similar to that at Stackhouse Old Hall, Giggleswick (1695) and Lumb Farm, Rathmell
(1702) (q.v); studded 6 panel door. Left-hand ground floor 2-light chamfered window.
To right on ground floor are 4-light double chamfered ovolo mullioned window, and
3-light double chamfered mullioned window. 5 upper floor windows: two 2-light with
recessed chamfered mullions, 3-light double chamfered ovolo mullioned, 2-light flat-
faced mullioned and 3-light double chamfered mullioned. Right-hand fluted rainwater
head in 1770's style. Gable end ridge and right-and left-hand ridge stacks. Rear
right-hand wing contains 4-light chamfered windows with cavetto mullions. Interior:
early C18 dog-leg staircase with turned balusters and moulded handrail. King post
trusses with chamfered principals and trenched purlins. In rear wing are curved
Queen struts.

Listing NGR: SD8131364056

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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