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A Grade II Listed Building in Giggleswick, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0706 / 54°4'14"N

Longitude: -2.2877 / 2°17'15"W

OS Eastings: 381268

OS Northings: 463887

OS Grid: SD812638

Mapcode National: GBR DPGC.HK

Mapcode Global: WH95D.TYS9

Entry Name: Bankwell

Listing Date: 20 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317028

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323781

Location: Giggleswick, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Giggleswick

Built-Up Area: Settle

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Giggleswick St Alkelda

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 86 SW
(west side)


House. c1830 with C18 origins and later c19 alterations. Dressed stone, hipped
slate roof. Double pile plan. Gable end entry. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Entrance porch
has Tuscan pilasters and entablature. Moulded surround to recessed entrance;
6 panel door, upper 2 glazed; rectangular glazed fanlight. Right-hand ground floor
and 2 upper floor windows have projecting sills and 16 pane sashes. Left-hand gable
has projecting eaves. Gable-end stacks. To right is later Cl9 bay which formerly
joined Bankwell to Parish room (q.v). One window per storey. Garden front in left-
hand return 2 storeys, 4 bays, 2 centre bays recessed. Sashes. Upper floor sill
band. Interior: C18 cellar to eastern (right-hand) part of house. Early Cl9 dog-leg
staircase, open string, turned balusters, ramped handrail. Eastern range has C18
chamfered King post roof trusses with V struts. Western range has c1830 King post
roof of machine sawn timber with V struts.

Listing NGR: SD8126863887

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