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Force Head Farmhouse and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawes, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2992 / 54°17'57"N

Longitude: -2.1986 / 2°11'55"W

OS Eastings: 387170

OS Northings: 489302

OS Grid: SD871893

Mapcode National: GBR FL2Q.SM

Mapcode Global: WHB5M.669J

Entry Name: Force Head Farmhouse and Railings

Listing Date: 16 January 1952

Last Amended: 9 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166663

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323141

Location: Hawes, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Hawes

Built-Up Area: Hawes

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

HAWES EAST END, Gayle
SD 88 NE
20/118 Force Head, Farmhouse and
railings (formerly listed as
16.1.52 'Foss' Head Farmhouse)

GV II
House and railings. House dated 1711, early C19 railings. Coursed rubble,
stone slate roof, wrought-iron railings. House: 2 storeys, 2 bays. Central
4-panel door below overlight in architrave with capitals and keystone dated
1711 (the date having been carved recently after its discovery on a roof
timber), cornice and detached pediment. Paired 16-pane sash windows in
architraves with flat-faced mullions. Drip-mould over ground floor except
where broken by doorway. End stacks. In front of house, low rubble
retaining wall, with simple railings and central gate with cast-iron urn
finials to standards.


Listing NGR: SD8717089302

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