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Town End and Town End Cottages, Austwick

Description: Town End and Town End Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324012

OS Grid Reference: SD7644468264
OS Grid Coordinates: 376444, 468264
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1097, -2.3618

Location: Holm Lane, Austwick, North Yorkshire LA2 8BQ

Locality: Austwick
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8BQ

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Listing Text

SD 76 NE
(north side)
Town End and Town End
- II
Formerly one, now 2 cottages. Dated 1712 with probably C19 left-hand bay and
early C20 entension to right of Town End Cottage. Pebble dash, stone dressings,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys, formerly 4 bays. Formerly central entrance has
chamfered surround and dated lintel inscribed A/W/H; C20 door. On ground floor
immediately to left is deepened ground floor window, probably originally 3
lights with mullions now missing; C20 casements. To right of entrance on
ground floor is tall single-light window, probably originally a fire-window. Further to the right is C20 entrance and window, formerly 3 light chamfered mullioned window, now part of Town End Cottage. Left-hand bay beyond a 1912 buttress has one window per storey, C20 casements. Remaining upper floor
windows are former 3-light chamfered mullioned window, now with mullions
missing, casements; and 2 C20 window and former 2-light chamfered mullioned window with mullion now missing; casements. Ridge stack right of centre. To right of Town End cottagevis early C20 extension of 2 storeys, slightly taller than C17 building, 2 bays. originally stables to Harden House (q.v).

Listing NGR: SD7644468264

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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