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Browns Croft, Giggleswick

Description: Browns Croft

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 323821

OS Grid Reference: SD8146265651
OS Grid Coordinates: 381462, 465651
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0864, -2.2849

Location: Stainforth Lane, Giggleswick, North Yorkshire BD24 0DN

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

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Listing Text

SD 86 NW
2/8 Browns Croft (formerly
listed as 30 yards north
20.2.58 of Stackhouse Old Hall)

- II

Cottage. Dated 1682 with C18 and C20 alterations. Squared rubble, stone dressings,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Entrance left of centre has moulded surround
and decorated lintel dated and inscribed HMB (Henry and Mary Brown); plank door.
Ground floor: left-hand former 2-light chamfered window, mullion now missing, hood-
mould; central 2-light chamfered mullioned window with C17 surround, laterheightened,
and c1980 mullion; right-hand late C18 3-light flat faced mullioned window. Upper
floor: two 3-light chamfered mullioned windows, central single-light chamfered
window, right-hand 3-light ovolo mullioned window. All windows have C20 fixed lights
or casements. Right of centre ridge stack. Interior: front left-hand room contains
C17 fireplace with basket arched lintel; central room contains early C18 fireplace
with moulded surround and mantlepiece supported by consoles. Source: T I Roberts,
Stackhouse (Settle, n.d).

Listing NGR: SD8146265651

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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