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Rookhurst

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawes, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2989 / 54°17'56"N

Longitude: -2.2038 / 2°12'13"W

OS Eastings: 386831

OS Northings: 489277

OS Grid: SD868892

Mapcode National: GBR FL1Q.NQ

Mapcode Global: WHB5M.36TP

Entry Name: Rookhurst

Listing Date: 9 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323160

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 WEST END, Gayle
SD 88 NE
20/137
Rookhurst

GV II
House, now hotel. Part dated 1734, part c1870. The later part for Henry
Whaley, barrister. 3 and 2 storeys, 3:1 first-floor windows. Quoins.
Rubble, stone slate roof to left 3 bays, Westmorland slate roof on right.
Quoins. Older range, to left, ground floor: two 2-light mullion windows
with drip-moulds; 2-light chamfered mullion window with drip-mould. First
floor: 2-light windows with architraves and chamfered mullions, the left 2
with drip-moulds. Second floor: 3 single-light 4-pane casement windows in
architraves. End stack to left. C19 range: projecting 2-storey porch with
board door with ornamental hinges in doorway with carved border, and
armorial shield above; on first floor a 6-light bay window with trefoil
tracery and transoms, pyramidal roof. To right, single-light trefoil
tracery window with label on ground floor, blank wall above. Eaves stacks
flanking porch. Right return: 2-storey bay window as before below gable
with bargeboards. C18 date on a hidden doorway (Rev J Alderson).


Listing NGR: SD8683189277

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