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College Fold, Rathmell

Description: College Fold

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 323890

OS Grid Reference: SD8040660032
OS Grid Coordinates: 380406, 460032
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0359, -2.3006

Location: Main Street, Rathmell, North Yorkshire BD24 0LQ

Locality: Rathmell
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD24 0LQ

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Listing Text

SD 86 SW
(west side)
Nos 1-3 (consecutive)
College Fold


Formerly Rathmell Academy, now 3 cottages. Dated 1686, with C19 and C20
alterations. For Richard Frankland (c1630-98). Slobbered rubble brought to
course, stone dressings, slate roof. Formerly lobby entry plan. 2 storeys,
4 bays. 3 entrances all have plain surrounds and plank doors; left-hand entrance
in C20 porch. 2 ground floor and 3 upper floor windows are 3-light stepped
with chamfered mullions, casements and fixed lights. Central ground floor former
4 light chamfered mullioned, now 2 light; right hand bay has early C20 window
per storey, C20 sashes with glazing bars. Right-hand gable end, right and left-hand
ridge stacks. At rear is raised lintel inscribed:
F 1686 (Richard & Elizabeth Frankland) and a single
light chamfered window with basket arch to upper floor. Frankland founded the
academy in 1670 as the first non-conformist college.

Listing NGR: SD8040660032

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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