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Swadford House, Knaresborough

Description: Swadford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 330778

OS Grid Reference: SE3515256900
OS Grid Coordinates: 435152, 456900
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0069, -1.4651

Location: Gracious Street, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire HG5 8DT

Locality: Knaresborough
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG5 8DT

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Listing Text

(east side)

9/110 No 5 (Swadford House)

Two houses, now one house. C18 with C19 alterations and C20 restoration.
Brick, English bond, stone slate roof to left, Westmorland slates right. 2
storeys, 5 first-floor windows, one blind. 2 blocks: 3 windows to left, 2
windows right. Stone plinth and quoins, some false. Block to right: 6-
panel door with fanlight, stone architrave and cornice with 2 stone balls.
8-pane sash with margin lights under slightly cambered arch with keystone to
right. Blind window with painted glazing bars above door; 16-pane sash in
flush wood architrave with slightly cambered head to right. End stack to
right. Range to left: sill band. Sash with glazing bars in flush wood
architrave to right. Double keystone to this window and on site of blocked
window to left. First floor: 3 sashes with glazing bars in flush wood
architraves. First-floor band overall possibly restored. Eaves lower than
range to right. End stack to right. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SE3515256900

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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