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Scow Cottage and Attached Outbuilding and Garden Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Norwood, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9651 / 53°57'54"N

Longitude: -1.6961 / 1°41'45"W

OS Eastings: 420037

OS Northings: 452160

OS Grid: SE200521

Mapcode National: GBR JQLL.LC

Mapcode Global: WHC8J.XLJM

Entry Name: Scow Cottage and Attached Outbuilding and Garden Wall

Listing Date: 22 November 1966

Last Amended: 14 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331469

Location: Norwood, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, LS21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Norwood

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Fewston St Michael and St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NORWOOD BRAT LANE
SE 25 SW
(north side)
7/76 Scow Cottage and attached
outbuilding and garden wall
22.11.66 (formerly listed as scow
Cottage and outbuildings)
GV II

House. Dated 1619 with late C17 alterations and C20 restoration. Coursed
squared gritstone, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays with
central single-storey gabled open porch. Porch: incised single-piece
segmental arch to doorcase on moulded imposts; ball finial to gable. Inner
door of 4 panels; shallow triangular doorhead with lintel inscribed "IAP
1619". Recessed chamfered mullion windows throughout plus returned
hoodmould to 2 large ground-floor windows; single light to left of porch;
ground floor left - a 5-light window, the right light blocked; to right of
porch al-light window, 1 mullion removed. First floor, left - 5 lights,
reduced to 4; right - 5 lights; these windows are shorter than those to
ground floor and are set under deep eaves. Bulbous kneelers, gable copings,
end stacks, that to left corniced, that to right reduced. Interior: main
room to right of entrance: fireplace of 2 main phases: wooden bressumer beam
"(I)668"
supported by chamfered stone jambs with inscription (A)MP ; probable
base of stone stairs to right of fireplace; ogee head to oven entrance.
Ground floor, left: parlour fireplace with cambered arch and syma-moulded
chamfer. The inner faces of the jambs to both ground-floor windows have
slots and holes into which horizontal bars could be fitted. A spine beam
carries the upper floor. First floor, right: the stone fireplace has a
" A P "
plaque with an inscrition: M . An important house because of the
1668
survival of a dated stone chimney providing heated rooms on ground and first
floor. Garden wall to left and enclosing front garden: approximately
3 metres high to left of house, pierced by a gate with a (probably
imitation) lintel carved with the date 1619. The wall steps down to
approximately 1.25 metres high as it follows a curve to enclose the front
garden; chamfered coping stones. Outbuilding at right angle to right:
possibly late C18 reusing C17 masonry. 1 storey, 4 bays; roll moulding to
doors bays 2 and 4, both with tie-stone jambs; recessed chamfered windows,
of 2 lights to bay l and of 4 lights to bay 3. Gable copings, reduced stack
to left. Interior not inspected. North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular
Buildings Study Group Report No 402 (1978).


Listing NGR: SE2003752160

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