Description: Brimham House
Date Listed: 3 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331232
OS Grid Reference: SE2061965052
OS Grid Coordinates: 420619, 465052
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0810, -1.6863
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HARTWITH-CUM-WINSLEY BRIMHAM MOOR ROAD
SE 26 NW (west side, off)
4/102 Brimham House
House, now National Trust museum and offices. 1792 for Lord Grantley.
Coursed squared gritstone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays with rear
outshut. Quoins; banded rustication to south-east front. Central 6-panel
door under a pitched slab hood carried on moulded brackets. Windows, ground
floor: 24-pane side-sliding sashes in stone surround with keyed arch. First
floor: keyed round-arched openings with 24-pane side-sliding sashes
surmounted by fanlight with glazing bars. Shaped kneelers, gable coping.
Stack to rear of roof, centre. Rear outshut has C20 additions to north-
west. Left return: 3-sided 2-storey bay, possibly containing stairs. Right
return: blocked doorway with quoined jambs between ground and first-floor
levels. Originally named The Rocks House, it was occupied by the caretaker
of Brimham Rocks.
Listing NGR: SE2061965052
Source: English Heritage
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