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Glusburn Institute Including Walls to Garden Along Colne Road Returning North Along Croft Head for 10 Metres

A Grade II Listed Building in Cross Hills, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8993 / 53°53'57"N

Longitude: -1.9995 / 1°59'58"W

OS Eastings: 400131

OS Northings: 444793

OS Grid: SE001447

Mapcode National: GBR GRGB.XY

Mapcode Global: WHB7N.8831

Entry Name: Glusburn Institute Including Walls to Garden Along Colne Road Returning North Along Croft Head for 10 Metres

Listing Date: 7 April 1977

Last Amended: 23 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323604

Location: Glusburn and Cross Hills, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD20

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Glusburn and Cross Hills

Built-Up Area: Cross Hills

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Sutton-in-Craven St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 94 SW GLUSBURN COLNE ROAD
6/77 (north side)
7/4/77
Glusburn Institute
including walls to
garden along Colne
Road returning north
along Croft Head
for 10 metres
(formerly listed as
Crosshill Institute
etc)

II


Village Institute of 1892 with clock tower added 1911. Dressed stone and ashlar with
green slate roof. Two storeys with higher turrets and 4 bays. Windows mostly
mullioned and transomed. One bay window of complex form rises through 3 storevs. A
small open turret with stone cap and ball finials is corbelled out from parapet above
a panel with a florid carved achievement (probably Horsfall). Over the doorway rises
a stone domed clock tower with 4-panelled and domed pinnacles. Arcaded pierced
parapet. To Institute Street there is a freestanding doorway of Baroque character.
To the left hand side is a plainer facade with 3 gables. Attached is a low stone wall
with domed piers and iron railings along Colne Road.


Listing NGR: SE0013144793

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

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