Description: The Riddings
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323855
OS Grid Reference: SD8224659933
OS Grid Coordinates: 382246, 459933
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0351, -2.2725
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SD 85 NW
7/7 The Riddings
Formerly farmhouse, now house. Dated 1786 with C19 and C20 alterations and early
C18 origins. Ashlar, stone slate roof. Formerly central staircase plan. 2 storeys,
3 bays. Central entrance has Roman Doric pilasters and entablature with open
pediment, 12 panel door, round-headed fanlight. 2 ground floor windows, formerly
3-light but mullions now missing and windows lowered in mid-C20 to form French
windows with leaded lights; ground floor sill band. Upper floor central single-
light and outer formerly 3-light but mullions now missing; mid-C20 leaded casements.
Chamfered quoins. Moulded eaves cornice. Gable end coping and gable end ridge
stacks. Left-hand return contains lead rainwater head inscribed J T
1786. Rear contains
chamfered surround to entrance with decorated lintel inscribed W
1708 set within C20
porch. Interior: dog-leg staircase with stick balusters.
Listing NGR: SD8224659933
Source: English Heritage
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