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Latitude: 54.0055 / 54°0'19"N
Longitude: -1.4672 / 1°28'1"W
OS Eastings: 435020
OS Northings: 456738
OS Grid: SE350567
Mapcode National: GBR LQ63.5W
Mapcode Global: WHD9L.FLL5
Entry Name: Kirkness Cottage
Listing Date: 12 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1189826
English Heritage Legacy ID: 330736
Location: Knaresborough, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG5
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Knaresborough
Built-Up Area: Knaresborough
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Knaresborough
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 3556 KNARESBOROUGH BRIGGATE
9/73 No 35 Kirkness Cottage
House. Late C16 with C20 restoration. Timber-framed, rendered, pantile
roof. 2 storeys, 2 first-floor rooms; lower 2-storey 1-bay addition to
right. Main range: Central C20 door with panelled passage door to left.
C20 small-paned windows to right and first foor. Wall plate beneath eaves.
End stack to right. Addition: C20 windows. Left return: first floor and
gable visible, with wall posts and curved braces of original timber-framing.
Applied timber to gable. Interior not inspected at resurvey. The building
was examined c1980 when wall posts, 2 roof-trusses with collars, purlins and
commmon rafters were recorded. One truss was closed with studs on wattle
and daub panels. The building is partly cut out of the bedrock; the
original plan was a single room with cross passage and fire bay, and all
original features remain. North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular
Buildings Study Group, Report Number 515 (1979).
Listing NGR: SE3502056738
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