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Cob Castle, Settle

Description: Cob Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 324317

OS Grid Reference: SD8214263211
OS Grid Coordinates: 382142, 463211
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0645, -2.2743

Location: Commercial Street, Settle, North Yorkshire BD24 9RB

Locality: Settle
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD24 9RB

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Listing Text

SD 8263
11/17 Cob Castle
Formerly house, now 2 cottages. Dated 1663. Slobbered rubble, stone dressings,
slate roof. Gable end to street contains 1985 porch. Right-hand return is 2
storeys 4 bays. Central entrance has plain lintel and 4 panel door. To left
is original entrance with chamfered surround and Craven style lintel with date
and initials RAM; now blocked with C20 fixed light. C20 casements in left- and
right-hand ground floor windows. Similar window on upper floor to left, with
smaller window to its right. 2 extreme right-hand windows on upper floor have
chamfered surrounds and basket arched heads; C20 casements. Rear gable end has
2-light double chamfered mullioned window with C20 casements on ground floor.
Left hand return has ground floor single-light window with chamfered surround.
To the right is former 5 light double chamfered mullioned window on ground floor
with hoodmould but now only 3-light as 2 outer mullions are gone; 2 similar
windows on upper floor but left-hand window has 3 lights and right-hand window
formerly had 4 lights but left hand light is now blocked; all have C20 casements
or fixed lights. Interior has small ground floor fireplace with segmental stone
head on corbels in rear gable wall.

Listing NGR: SD8214263211

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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