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Park House, Bordley

Description: Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 May 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 324615

OS Grid Reference: SD9339663337
OS Grid Coordinates: 393396, 463337
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0659, -2.1024

Location: Bordley, North Yorkshire BD23 4DN

Locality: Bordley
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 4DN

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Listing Text


18/29 Park House

- II

House. C17 with late C18 extensions. Limestone rubble, graduated stone
slate roof. 2-storey, 2-bay C17 house with slightly recessed C18 added bay
left and stable bay right. 2-bay house has half-glazed door in chamfered
surround flanked by 4-, now 2,-light recessed chamfered mullioned windows
with hoodmoulds; similar windows of 2 and 3 lights to first floor and a
blocked circular window far right. An inserted date stone above the door
has the letters " 1685" . End rebuilt stacks. Interior: the door opens
into a narrow hall with original wall left and an inserted partition right.
The right room has a large blocked fireplace with chamfered cambered arch to
right gable, and 2 spine beams which continue over the partition wall into
the hall. At the far end of the hall a stone half-round stair built into a
rear outshut. The blocked circular window is said to have lit a bacon
cupboard. Added bay to left: board door right, small square 4-pane sash
left, 16-pane sash to first floor. Stable bay to right: a board door left
with small square loading door above. The date stone was removed c1960
from Bleak Bank, a ruined farmhouse north of Park House and formerly the
house of the Proctors. A second date stone ("T 1660 P") is built into the
doorway of a wash house attached to left bay.

Listing NGR: SD9339663337

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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