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Toppan House, Cracoe

Description: Toppan House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 324759

OS Grid Reference: SD9783960191
OS Grid Coordinates: 397839, 460191
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0377, -2.0345

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)
4/5 Toppan House (formerly
listed as Toppan House
10.9.54 and adjoining two
Farmhouse and 2 cottages, now house and shop premises. House dated 1622,
cottages probably C18 with C20 refenestration and conversion. Coursed
gritstone rubble, graduated stone slate roof. Quoins. 2 storeys; house of
3 bays, 2 x l-bay cottages. House: central panelled door, the top 3 lights
glazed, in a quoined surround with moulded chamfer carried over a shallow
triangular doorhead; the lintel has large raised letters, "TT 1622 HT".
Flanking 5-light recessed chamfered mullion windows;all under a continuous
dripmould stepped up over the entrance. Similar 4-light windows to first
floor and a central, probably enlarged, 2-light window centre. Central
ridge stack and a 2-flue stack to left, at junction with later range.
Cottages: C20 doors and windows in original openings, those to ground floor
probably enlarged.

Listing NGR: SD9783960191

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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