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Battle Hill, Austwick

Description: Battle Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 324035

OS Grid Reference: SD7692168621
OS Grid Coordinates: 376921, 468621
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1129, -2.3545

Location: Low Street, Austwick, North Yorkshire LA2 8BN

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

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Listing Text

SD 76 NE
(south side)
Battle Hill
20. 2.58
House. Dated 1673 with 1920s alterations. Limewashed rubble, painted stone
dressings, stone slate roof. 3 room plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Projecting 2
storey gabled entrance porch left of centre. Moulded surround and decorated
lintel dated and inscribed I L/M hoodmould; late-Cl7 studded plank door. In
gable is former 2 light chamfered window with mullion missing; casements. Small
chamfered window in right-hand return. In angle to left is carved stair turret
with small single light chamfered stair window; 6 pane fixed light-3 ground
floor windows. Left-hand 2-light chamfered mullioned with fixed lights, single light chamfered fire window to right of porch and 1920s 3 light flat-faced mullioned window: Two 1920 windows on upper floor; casements. Gable-end and right of centre ridge stacks. Interior: fireplace in right-hand room has chamfered surround and large basket-arched lintel. C17 studded plank doors to most rooms. 2 large stone corbels in attic; probably to support timber fire hood, now gone.

Listing NGR: SD7692168621

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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