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The Homestead, Nidd

Description: The Homestead

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 331551

OS Grid Reference: SE2995559981
OS Grid Coordinates: 429955, 459981
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0350, -1.5441

Location: B6165, Nidd, North Yorkshire HG3 3BE

Locality: Nidd
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 3BE

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Listing Text

SE 25 NE (north side)

4/47 The Homestead
(formerly listed as Nidd
Estate Office at Nidd
15.3.66 Station)

- II

Railway Hotel; now private house. Mid C19. Edge-tooled gritstone and
ashlar, purple slate roof. 2 storeys with basement on east side, 3 x
3 bays. South front (to road): central 6-panel door with flanking narrow
lights and fanlight in a recessed porch with Tuscan columns and rusticated
pilasters supporting entablature and cornice. Lunette window in projecting
centre panel above. A 16-pane sash to left of entrance and to left again a
6-panel door in surround with tie-stone jambs. First floor: sashes with
glazing bars to left and right, that to right set higher . All windows have
projecting sills and large lintels. Projecting eaves band, cast-iron
guttering, hipped roof with 4 evenly spaced banded stacks. Right return:
the basement storey of rock-faced rusticated ashlar has three 6-pane sashes;
the raised ground and first floor has a Giant Tuscan order of 4 attached
columns supporting an entablature, cornice and blocking course. There are
three full-height 4-pane sashes with divided overlights to the raised ground
floor and 3 sashes with glazing bars to the first floor. The east front
faced the railway line and was part of the Nidd station facade. The line
was closed to passenger traffic in 1954.

Listing NGR: SE2995559981

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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