Description: Primrose House
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
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SETTLE VICTORIA STREET
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
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
Source: English Heritage
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