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Brimham House, Hartwith cum Winsley

Description: Brimham House

Grade: II
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

Locality: Hartwith cum Winsley
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 4DW

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Listing Text

SE 26 NW (west side, off)

4/102 Brimham House

- II

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

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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