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College Fold

A Grade II Listed Building in Rathmell, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0359 / 54°2'9"N

Longitude: -2.3006 / 2°18'2"W

OS Eastings: 380406

OS Northings: 460032

OS Grid: SD804600

Mapcode National: GBR DPCR.QZ

Mapcode Global: WH95L.MTNC

Plus Code: 9C6V2MPX+9P

Entry Name: College Fold

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323890

Location: Rathmell, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD24

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Rathmell

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rathmell Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SD 86 SW
(west side)
Nos 1-3 (consecutive)
College Fold


Formerly Rathmell Academy, now 3 cottages. Dated 1686, with C19 and C20
alterations. For Richard Frankland (c1630-98). Slobbered rubble brought to
course, stone dressings, slate roof. Formerly lobby entry plan. 2 storeys,
4 bays. 3 entrances all have plain surrounds and plank doors; left-hand entrance
in C20 porch. 2 ground floor and 3 upper floor windows are 3-light stepped
with chamfered mullions, casements and fixed lights. Central ground floor former
4 light chamfered mullioned, now 2 light; right hand bay has early C20 window
per storey, C20 sashes with glazing bars. Right-hand gable end, right and left-hand
ridge stacks. At rear is raised lintel inscribed:
F 1686 (Richard & Elizabeth Frankland) and a single
light chamfered window with basket arch to upper floor. Frankland founded the
academy in 1670 as the first non-conformist college.

Listing NGR: SD8040660032

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