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West House and Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Arkengarthdale, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4241 / 54°25'26"N

Longitude: -1.9987 / 1°59'55"W

OS Eastings: 400183

OS Northings: 503182

OS Grid: NZ001031

Mapcode National: GBR GKH8.2V

Mapcode Global: WHB54.82H8

Entry Name: West House and Cottage

Listing Date: 21 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318617

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321944

Location: Arkengarthdale, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Arkengarthdale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

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(east side)
10/7 West House and

Farmhouse and cottage under 1 roof. C18 and early C19, perhaps
2 builds. Roughly dressed coursed sandstone, stone slate roof.
2 storeys, 3-bay house, and 2-bay cottage to right, 2 rooms in depth.
House: central doorway with part-glazed door in plain ashlar surround,
sundial above in blocked window opening with plain ashlar surround,
16-pane sashes with glazing bars. Ground floor windows to bays 1 and
3 have plain ashlar surrounds, first floor windows have ashlar lintels
and sills. Cottage: 2 first floor windows, 1 central ground floor
window, all as house first floor windows. Shaped kneelers, ashlar
copings, 2 end and 2 ridge stacks. Cottage has gable entry. Occupied
first half C19 by Joseph Alderson, agent to the lords of the manor of
Arkengarthdale (tombstone in St Mary's churchyard).

Listing NGR: NZ0018303182

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