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Watergate, Bishop Thornton

Description: Watergate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 330952

OS Grid Reference: SE2647065315
OS Grid Coordinates: 426470, 465315
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0831, -1.5969

Location: Watergate Road, Bishop Thornton, North Yorkshire HG3 3JZ

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

5/31 Watergate

- II

House. 1665 with extensive rebuilding 1880. Coursed gritstone rubble,
Westmorland slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, composed of 2-bay range to left
with projecting 2-storey porch and large projecting gabled wing to right.
Quoins. 3 steps up to porch entrance with chamfered surround and ornate
lintel with scalloped lower edge and panel with '16 SS 65' in relief. Hood-
mould over stepped 3-light double-chamfered mullioned window with hood-mould
above, and small rectangular opening in gable. Left bay: 4-light double-
chamfered mullioned window with hood-mould and 3-light mullioned window
above. To right of porch: single-light double-chamfered window; tall 2-
light mullioned window above. Right gabled wing: a 4-light double-chamfered
mullioned window to ground and first floors; small round-arched window in
gable set above date stone with '1880' and anchor in relief. Kneelers,
gable coping, stacks to left end and ridge of wing.

Listing NGR: SE2647065315

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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