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Baxters Fold, Cracoe

Description: Baxters Fold

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 324758

OS Grid Reference: SD9774560142
OS Grid Coordinates: 397745, 460142
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0373, -2.0359

Location: B6265, Cracoe, North Yorkshire BD23 6LB

Locality: Cracoe
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 6LB

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Listing Text

SD 96 SE
(north-west side)
4/4 Baxter's Fold
House and attached barn. Mid-late C17 with C18 alterations. Coursed squared
gritstone rubble, graduated stone slate roof. 2-storey, 2-bay house, 3-bay
barn to right. Quoins. House: C20 glazed doors to left and right, that to
left in chamfered quoined surround with shallow triangular doorhead, that
to right in projecting plain stone surround with pitched-stone triangular
pediment. 2 paired 4-pane sash windows in plain surrounds to ground floor,
smaller paired sashes to 2-light flat-faced mullion windows to first floor.
End stacks. Barn: end byre doors in chamfered quoined surrounds, that to
left with basket-arched doorhead, a shallow triangular doorhead to right.
Board doors to cart entrance right of centre; quoined jambs, flat arch. 3
vents under eaves, the central vent having a round head. The house appears
to have been divided into 2 cottages in the C18. Interior not seen at
resurvey but reported to contain a C17 fireplace to left with keystone and
flanking stones incised in imitation of joggled voussoirs; the ceiling
beams have scarfed joints above this fireplace indicating an earlier timber
firehood. Yorkshire Buildings Study Group, Report No. 671 (1980)

Listing NGR: SD9774560142

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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