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Beacon Light, Austwick

Description: Beacon Light

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324043

OS Grid Reference: SD7840069636
OS Grid Coordinates: 378400, 469636
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1221, -2.3320

Location: Austwick, North Yorkshire LA2 8DQ

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

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Listing Text

SD 76 NE
8/37 Beacon Light
Cottage. C17 with early C18 and C20 alterations. Slobbered rubble, stone dressing
stone slate roof. 2 room plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Right-hand gabled entrance
porch has early-C18 surround to entrance, basket-arched lintel, C20 plank door.
Datestone above inscribed IWM/1726. Two ground-floor windows: left hand former
2-light chamfered mullioned with mullion now gone, and former 3-light chamfered
mullioned with mullions missing; both have slate hoodmoulds and C20 casements.
3 upper floor windows. Left-hand and right of centre former 2-light chamfered
mullioned with mullions now gone, C20 casements; and C17 right-hand chamfered
window with round-headed lintel, fixed light. Ridge stack left of centre.
Interior: C17 stone window staircase. Reset early C18 moulded stone surround
to fireplace, lintel decorated with imitation keystone and pulvinated Frieze.

Listing NGR: SD7840069636

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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