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Stainforth House, Stainforth

Description: Stainforth House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 August 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324355

OS Grid Reference: SD8211267403
OS Grid Coordinates: 382112, 467403
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1022, -2.2750

Location: Goat Lane, Stainforth, North Yorkshire BD24 9PH

Locality: Stainforth
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD24 9PH

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Listing Text

SD 86 NW
2/15 Stainforth House
Formerly house, now residential home. c1840s with later C19 and early C20 additions.
Ashlar, slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. First bay is probably a later addition
in the same style, and is separated from the remaining bays by a Tuscan pilaster.
Third bay projects slightly and contains an entrance porch with pilasters supporting
a Tuscan entablature. 4 ground floor windows to left and 2 to right, all with
moulded surrounds and sashes without glazing bars. 4 similar but slightly larger
windows more widely spaced on the upper floor. Tuscan quoin strips. Projecting
eaves with paired brackets to parallel hipped roof. 2 right-hand stacks and stack
between bays 1 and 2. Left-hand return has 2-storey canted bay window and projecting
wing to its left with upper floor billiard room having a hipped roof, partly glazed,
and partly encircled by a semi-octagonal decorative iron screen. Interior: c1840s
dog-leg staircase with turned balusters and wreathed handrail.

Listing NGR: SD8211267403

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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