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Latitude: 54.0194 / 54°1'9"N
Longitude: -1.6143 / 1°36'51"W
OS Eastings: 425366
OS Northings: 458228
OS Grid: SE253582
Mapcode National: GBR KP5Y.9W
Mapcode Global: WHC8D.57JG
Entry Name: Hookstone Garth
Listing Date: 15 March 1966
Last Amended: 18 May 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1150412
English Heritage Legacy ID: 331524
Location: Hampsthwaite, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Hampsthwaite
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hampsthwaite and Killinghall
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
HAMPSTHWAITE GREYSTON PLAIN LANE
SE 25 NE (west side)
4/21 Hookstone Garth
(formerly listed as
15.3.66 'Hookstone School Farmhouse')
House. Dated 1692 possibly with earlier origins. Coursed gritstone rubble,
grey slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. End lobby-entry plan. Quoins.
Blocked original door far right now contains a 2-light window. Cyma-moulded
jambs and a shallow triangular soffit to the lintel with incised scrolls in
the spandrels and a recessed panel with the letters "GSB 1692" in relief.
An inserted door to bay 2; recessed chamfered mullion windows throughout but
with varied details: bays 1 and 3, ground-floor windows are of 3 lights,
short and deeply recessed. First floor: 3-light window to bay 1 with a
deep bolection moulded architrave; 2-light window above present door; 3-
light window to bay 3 only slightly recessed and with segmental-headed
lights. Bay 4, first floor has a single-light window with deep architrave
similar to that in bay 1. A continuous dripmould at first-floor level is
stepped up over the doorways. Corniced stack to left; banded stack to
right. The eaves have been raised by 2 courses, probably when the house was
reslated. Rear, left to right, ground floor: rectangular chamfered window,
paired segmental-headed lights, an inserted 2-light window. First floor,
left: 3-light window in architrave, the central light segmental headed.
Interior not inspected at resurvey. The varied fenestration indicates a
long and important structural history.
Listing NGR: SE2536658228
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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