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Townhead House, Long Preston

Description: Townhead House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 323875

OS Grid Reference: SD8300658646
OS Grid Coordinates: 383006, 458646
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0235, -2.2609

Location: 1 Moor Lane, Long Preston, North Yorkshire BD23 4QH

Locality: Long Preston
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 4QH

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Listing Text

SD 8258-8358
13/17 Townhead House

House. Late C18 with C19 and C20 alterations and C17 origins. Rendered, painted
stone dressings, slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Entrance left of centre has plain
surround, C20 door. Left and right-hand bays have one plain window per storey -
all formerly 2-light mullioned with mullions now missing; sashes without glazing
bars. Central early C19 bay projects as flattened bow; former French window has
plain surround, 25-pane fixed light and fanlight above. Upper floor string-course
and upper floor window with sashes without glazing bars. Moulded eaves modillions
to outer bays, cornice to bow. Gable end kneelers and coping, gable end ridge and
2 ridge stacks. Rear: remains of C17 mullioned windows, mullions now missing.
Interior not accessible.

Listing NGR: SD8300658646

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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