Description: Bainley Bank Cottage
Date Listed: 20 December 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 327999
OS Grid Reference: NZ7381004261
OS Grid Coordinates: 473810, 504261
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4284, -0.8638
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NZ 70 SW GLAISDALE BAINLEY BANK
11/80 Bainley Bank
Farmhouse, probably mid C18, the main house part possibly rebuilt
at that date from an earlier longhouse. Coursed herringbone-tooled
sandstone, the downhouse part less regular. Pantiled roofs with
stone ridge, copings, kneelers and stacks. 2 storeys, 2 wide bays
plus a right-hand through-passage bay in the main house; 1½ storeys,
2 bays in downhouse, the left bay domestic. Boarded door with plain
lintel, to hearth passage. Replaced stone-mullioned window on
ground floor, 3-light below, 2-light above. Original 2-light stone-
mullioned window in downhouse; all windows have leaded casements.
Block kneelers. Corniced chimneys at left (parlour) end and behind
the passage. Downhouse projects slightly and has a blocked vent
slit in right bay; boarded door on return; mullioned window and
owl hole in gable. Sloped buttress added to support house end wall.
Lean-to rear dairy extension.
R.C.H.M. op.cit. pp.72,239.
Listing NGR: NZ7381004261
Source: English Heritage
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