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Townhead House, Austwick

Description: Townhead House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324040

OS Grid Reference: SD7696168813
OS Grid Coordinates: 376961, 468813
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1147, -2.3539

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

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Listing Text

SD 76 NE
(east side)
Townhead House
House. Later C17/early-C18 with mid-C19 and C20 alterations. Pebbledash stone
dressings, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Formerly central entrance has
early-C18 basket arched lintel with pendant imitation keystone; plank door and
early C20 gabled wooden porch. 2 windows per storey, all formerly 2-light
chamfered mullioned but with mullions now missing. 12 pane sashes to ground
floor, 16 pane sashes to upper floor. Left-hand bay is mid C19 extension and
now contains C20 garage entrance. Overhanging eaves. Right-hand gable end stack
and ridge stack at former left-hand gable. Formerly gardener's cottage to
Austwick Hall (qv.)

Listing NGR: SD7696168813

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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