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Ashfield House

A Grade II Listed Building in Grassington, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0728 / 54°4'21"N

Longitude: -1.9978 / 1°59'52"W

OS Eastings: 400240

OS Northings: 464091

OS Grid: SE002640

Mapcode National: GBR GPHB.8S

Mapcode Global: WHB6P.8WXM

Entry Name: Ashfield House

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324774

Location: Grassington, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Grassington

Built-Up Area: Grassington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

GRASSINGTON MAIN STREET
SE 0064-0164
(west side, off)
8/21 Ashfield House
II
House, now hotel. Late C17 with late C18 division and refenestration, C20
restoration. Grey gritstone rubble, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys,
3 bays with added bay to right. Quoins. C20 half-glazed door between bays
2 and 3 in chamfered quoined surround, the lintel raised and an overlight
inserted above the door. Blocked doorways, now windows, to right of bays 1
and 3. Ground-floor windows: 3-light flat-faced mullions in chamfered
surrounds to bays 1 and 2, a 3-light recessed chamfered mullion window to
bay 3. First-floor windows: 3 of 3 lights, all have chamfered surrounds
and flat-faced mullions. Shaped stone gutter brackets; corniced ashlar
stacks to left end, between bays 1 and 2 and to right. Added bay: board
door to left; C20 frame to window right, 6-pane sash to first floor; 2-
flight external stairs to right, leading to a board door; dog-kennel door
below. Interior: main range has square opening to fireplace with single-
block incised lintel, narrow jambs and chamfer, bay 2. The house was
probably a farmhouse in the C17, divided up into 3 cottages in the later
C18 to house workers in the lead mines.


Listing NGR: SE0024064091

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