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Blackburn House, Thorpe

Description: Blackburn House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 September 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 324846

OS Grid Reference: SE0126961915
OS Grid Coordinates: 401269, 461915
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0532, -1.9821

Location: Thorpe Lane, Thorpe, North Yorkshire BD23 6BJ

Locality: Thorpe
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 6BJ

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Listing Text

SE 006l-016l
(east side)
Blackburn House
14/91 II
House.Late C17 with mid-late C18 alterations. Coursed squared gritstone,
graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Quoins. C20 board doors
to left of centre in chamfered quoined surround with restored triangular-
headed lintel in square chamfer. Recessed chamfered mullion windows
throughout, of 2 lights (mullion missing) to left and 3 lights to right of
entrance, all under a continuous dripmould. A 3-light window to first
floor left, rebuilt from C17 masonry; the central and right-hand 2-light
windows are built in C17 style. Corniced end stacks. The proportions and
probable direct-entry plan with end stacks belong to the mid C18, the C17
building probably had lower eaves (the quoins change just above first-floor
sill level) and a lobby-entry plan at the right gable. Interior not
inspected at resurvey.

Listing NGR: SE0126961915

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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