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Town Head House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stainforth, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1027 / 54°6'9"N

Longitude: -2.2737 / 2°16'25"W

OS Eastings: 382202

OS Northings: 467460

OS Grid: SD822674

Mapcode National: GBR DPK0.K1

Mapcode Global: WHB6K.14LM

Entry Name: Town Head House

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132322

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324376

Location: Stainforth, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Stainforth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Stainforth St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 86 NW
2/34 Town Head House
House. Late C18/early C19. Formerly stucco; now coursed rubble, stone dressings,
slate roof. Gable end to street. South entrance front 2 storeys 3 bays. Stone
plinth, central entrance with surround of engaged Roman Doric columns, triglyph
and metope frieze and open pediments; round-headed fanlight in tympanum; 6 panel
door. 2 ground floor and 3 upper floor windows have plain surrounds of milled
stone and early C19 sashes. Projecting quoins. Thin wooden eaves cornice with
small modillions mask gutter. Gable-coping. Gable-end ridge stacks. In front
garden is stone sundial base dated 1828. About 1 metre hight octagonal shaft.
Metal dial and gnomon now gone.

Listing NGR: SD8220267460

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

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