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Description: Vipoint House
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 324887
OS Grid Reference: SD9025659119
OS Grid Coordinates: 390256, 459119
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0280, -2.1502
SD 95 NW
3/10 Vipoint House (formerly
listed as The Post
House, 1666 and later. Coursed rubble and stone slate roof. Two storeys. the
original part is wider and is entered through its gable end, now projecting
beyond a C18 extension at the lane side. This original part has chamfered
windows on the north side (of one and four lights below, and each of two lights
above) and two similar of three lights on the south side; all those on the
ground floor have hoodmoulds. The doorway is elliptical headed and chamfered,
the lintel carved I W V 1666 and surmounted by a hoodmould. Over is a
cyma-mouthed 2-light chamfered window and hoodmould. Over this, in the gable,
and also along the haves on the north side, are pigeon holes. The northside has
a first floor cupboard window, and the south side another with arched head, both
blocked. the addition has various windows of which the oldest seem to be the
two on the first floor north side of two lights with recessed flat-faced
mullions. Similar 3-light windows are found on the south side of the main block,
which was probably altered at the time of the extension. Interior not inspected
but may be of interest.
Listing NGR: SD9025659119
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Source: English Heritage
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