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Primrose House The Cottage, Settle

Description: Primrose House The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 324346

OS Grid Reference: SD8209963493
OS Grid Coordinates: 382099, 463493
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0671, -2.2750

Location: School Hill, Settle, North Yorkshire BD24 9HX

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

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Listing Text

SD 8263
(east side)
11/25 Primrose House and
20.2.58 No. 1 (The Cottage)
School Hill (formerly
listed as House
adjoining on North
side the row of 3
houses adjoining
Fells Farm).

Farmhouse, now house and flat. Dated 1664. Refronted in C18. Stucco stone dressings
stone slate roof. 3 storeys 3 bays. C17 central entrance was later heightened;
moulded surround and decorated hood with date and initials IWE. All windows are
C18 but some reuse C17 chamfered surrounds; all contain sahes with glazing bars.
Left-hand window on ground and first gloor has moulded surrond. Right-hand ground
floor window is 2 light and mullioned. The remaining windows are 1 light. Left-hand
gable end ridge stack. Interior: left hand room has late C18 panelling with fluted
Doric pilasters to fire surround. Semi-circular backed wall cupboard in similar
style with Roman Doric frieze of triglyphs, guttae and rams skulls, 5 panel door.
Plaster ceiling has 4 rosettes each within a circle, and two strips of bayleaf
decoration. Right-hand room has inglenook fireplace with segmental head of 14
voussoirs and bead moulding. 2 chamfered beams with stops. Third floor is now
a separate flat known as No. 1 School Hill.

Listing NGR: SD8209963493

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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