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Skythorns Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowling, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.8956 / 53°53'44"N

Longitude: -2.0676 / 2°4'3"W

OS Eastings: 395652

OS Northings: 444388

OS Grid: SD956443

Mapcode National: GBR GR0D.58

Mapcode Global: WHB7M.6BNW

Entry Name: Skythorns Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323571

Location: Cowling, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD22

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Cowling

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Cowling Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

Skythorns Farmhouse


Farmhouse,late C17, altered. Slobbered rubble with stone slate roof. Two
storeys and 2-unit baffle entry plan. The front is much altered, with the
doorway probably shifted to the left, but retains one 5-light double
chamfered stone mullion window to ground floor right. At the rear (to the
lane) there is one small 2-light chamfered window. Inside there are stop chamfered beams. Large segmental arched fireplace with chamfered surround, containing recesses perhaps for an oven and a cupboard. A triangular headed chamfered doorway also in the room has been moved to the passage between the rooms from the north wall.

Listing NGR: SD9565244387

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

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