History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Quaker Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Askwith, North Yorkshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9272 / 53°55'37"N

Longitude: -1.7421 / 1°44'31"W

OS Eastings: 417032

OS Northings: 447929

OS Grid: SE170479

Mapcode National: GBR JR80.MY

Mapcode Global: WHC8Q.6KP5

Entry Name: Quaker Cottage

Listing Date: 14 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331395

Location: Askwith, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, LS21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Askwith

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Weston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Find accommodation in
Denton

Listing Text

ASKWITH BACK LANE
SE 14 NE
(west side)
10/3 Quaker Cottage
- II

Friends' Meeting House, now private house. 1704, restored and extended
c1980. Coursed squared gritstone, graduated grey slate roof. Single storey
with attics, 3 bays. Quoins. Central C20 glazed door with chamfered
quoined jambs and lintel with C20 inscription: "1704 AD". Recessed
chamfered mullion windows, to left of 3 lights, to right of 4 lights. Right
return: 3-light mullion window lights attic. Bulbous kneelers, copings
missing. C20 alterations include a large window in the left return and
single-storey rear extension. A C19 photograph in the possession of the
occupier shows the house with a thatched roof. The meeting house was taken
over by Primitive Methodists who abandoned it c1880. In 1900 the house was
described as 'now in ruins' and the grave mounds had sunk. (Speight p 170)
H Speight, Upper Wharfedale, 1900.


Listing NGR: SE1703247929

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.