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Highfield House, with Garden Wall to Left, Bishop Thornton

Description: Highfield House, with Garden Wall to Left

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 330946

OS Grid Reference: SE2604464504
OS Grid Coordinates: 426044, 464504
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0758, -1.6034

Location: Bishop Thornton, North Yorkshire HG3 3JY

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

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Listing Text

(west side, off)

8/25 Highfield House, with
garden wall to left


House and attached garden wall. Mid C18. Coursed squared gritstone,
stone slate and pantile roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays, with lower bay to right.
Quoins. Central C20 glazed door in alternate quoined surround; flanking and
first-floor windows are casements with glazing bars of c1975 in stone
surrounds with chamfered jambs, central mullions removed. Gable coping,
kneelers cut back, end stacks, that to right rebuilt in concrete blocks.
Rear: blocked entrance to right of centre, blocked 3-light mullioned half-
cellar window to left in double-chamfered surround; single-light chamfered
window above and another lighting stairs to left of blocked door. 2-light
mullioned window to right; 2 similar windows to first floor, mullions
removed. Garden wall: coursed rubble with ashlar coping, approximately 1.5
metres high, ramped up to approximately 3.5 metres at junction with house.
The house was called Church Farm until c1900.

Listing NGR: SE2604464504

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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