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Troutbeck and Beckside Cottage, Linton

Description: Troutbeck and Beckside Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 324814

OS Grid Reference: SD9977862690
OS Grid Coordinates: 399778, 462690
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0602, -2.0049

Locality: Linton
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 5HQ

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Listing Text

SD 9862-9962
(south side, off)
12/60 Trout beck and
Beckside Cottage
House, now 2 houses. Dated 1642 with probably late C18 extension and
division. Rubble, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys; 3-bay C17 house
with added bay to left and single-storey porch to left bay and between bays
2 and 3. Quoins. Original 3-bay range has a board door and moulded
chamfer to the quoined basket-arched original entrance between bays 1 and
2; the lintel has a recessed panel with raised lettering, "AP 1642". A
stepped hoodmould is continued over the door and flanking ground-floor
windows. A second early doorway to bay 1,left has a shallow triangular
arch under a chamfered square head, and hollowed spandrels. Fenestration:
recessed chamfered mullion windows of 3 and 4 lights to bays 1 and 2; a
4-pane sash in plain surround to far right; 3, 3, 4 and 3-light windows to
first floor, below the eaves. Ridge stack to left of dated doorway and to
right end. Added bay to left: a small rectangular window with C20
casement to each floor, on left of porch. Interior not inspected at
resurvey. An unusual C17 plan, the entrance being into the main living
room forward of the main stack, and having an early separate entrance into
bay 1. The number of entrances suggests that the house was 4 single-bay
cottages by the late C18. The property is now divided to left of the
dated entrance.

Listing NGR: SD9977862690

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Source: English Heritage

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