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Armitstead Farmhouse Garden Wall and Adjoining Farm Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Giggleswick, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0791 / 54°4'44"N

Longitude: -2.3298 / 2°19'47"W

OS Eastings: 378516

OS Northings: 464852

OS Grid: SD785648

Mapcode National: GBR DP58.DH

Mapcode Global: WH95D.5QTQ

Entry Name: Armitstead Farmhouse Garden Wall and Adjoining Farm Buildings

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131749

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323772

Location: Giggleswick, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Giggleswick

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 76 SE
3/1 Armitstead Farmhouse,
20.2.58 garden wall and adjoining
farm buildings

- II

Farmhouse, c1790 with C17 origins and C20 alterations. Slobbered rubble stone
dressings, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays with pedimented central bay which
breaks forward slightly. Central entrance in pedimented surround supported by 4
Doric pilasters, fanlight and 2 flanking single-light windows; c1980 fixed lights.
c1980 door. 2 ground floor and 3 upper floor tripartite windows with projecting
surrounds and flat-faced mullions; 12 pane sashes to central lights, 8 pane sashes
to flanking lights. Upper floor sill band. Projecting quoins. Fluted rainwater
heads c1780s to left and right of central bay. Shaped modillions at eaves. Gable
end kneelers and coping. Gable end ridge stacks. Left-hand return: tall round-
headed staircase window with projecting surround. Real: left-hand outshut under
catslide roof. Left-hand entrance with c1740s eared architrave; 6 panel door, upper
2 now glazed. Central heightened 3-light ovolo mullioned chamfered window with
8 pane casement and fixed lights. Right-hand former 2-light double chamfered window
with mullion now missing; 8 pane fixed light and hoodmould. Interior: entrance
hall has 2 Tuscan pillars. Former dining room has C18 fireplace with moulded
surround, decorated segmental lintel with fluted imitation keystone; cornice. Garden
wall: rubble. Right-hand entrance, bowed front. Adjoining 14-bay range of farm
buildings to right contains 4 entrances with C17 and chamfered surrounds and basket
arched lintels, and 2 waggon entrances, now blocked to form windows.

Listing NGR: SD7851664852

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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