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Thornton Grange, Bishop Thornton

Description: Thornton Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 330941

OS Grid Reference: SE2558062805
OS Grid Coordinates: 425580, 462805
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0606, -1.6107

Location: Cut Throat Lane, Bishop Thornton, North Yorkshire HG3 3JT

Locality: Bishop Thornton
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 3JT

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/20 Thornton Grange

- II

House and cottage. Dated 1726 with C19 alterations.
For William Woodward. Coursed gritstone rubble.
Westmorland slate roof. Quoins. 2 storeys, 2 bays, with l-bay cottage to
left. House: central 6-panel door under C19 wooden porch. To right of door
- paired sashes with glazing bars, probably restored C20. Left - recessed
20-pane sash; blocked doorway to left again, with chamfered lintel incised,
'WW 1726' and decorated with 2 recessed panels to the lower part. First
floor: small double-chamfered single-light window above blocked doorway, and
2 large 16-pane sashes in stone surrounds to centre and right. Cottage: 6-
panel door, 16-pane sash to left, 4-pane sash above. Stacks to left end of
house and cottage. Interior: timber beams and post and panel partitions,
not seen at resurvey. The house and its history are described in detail by
E Moss in North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Building Study Group
Report Number 133, March 1975.

Listing NGR: SE2558062805

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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