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The Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Farnley, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9233 / 53°55'23"N

Longitude: -1.6713 / 1°40'16"W

OS Eastings: 421686

OS Northings: 447514

OS Grid: SE216475

Mapcode National: GBR JRR2.ZB

Mapcode Global: WHC8R.9ND5

Entry Name: The Square

Listing Date: 22 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150037

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330473

Location: Farnley, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, LS21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Farnley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Farnley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/5 Nos 1-6, The Square


Dwellings and farm outbuildings, one now with shop. Late C18 with C19 and
C20 alterations. Possibly by John Carr for William Fawkes. Coursed
gritstone and ashlar, graduated stone slate roof. U-shaped plan around
courtyard. North range: 3-storey, 2-bay central block springs slightly
forward of 2-storey side ranges. Quoins. Central block: Venetian window to
ground floor in an arched recess with projecting band at lintel level. 2
round-headed windows with sashes with glazing bars to first and second
floors, with projecting impost bands. Small, central, blind round-arched
opening between first and second floors; blind lunette with architrave and
double keystone between second-floor windows. Eaves cornice, pyramidal roof
surmounted by stone-arched cupola with ball-finial. 2-storey flanking
ranges composed of barn-door and C20 windows (left) and 2 C19 houses, one
having original 4-panel door, with tall 4-pane sashes (right). West range
has 2 pairs of carriage arches, now blocked and housing 3 cottages with C20
doors and 20-pane sash windows or 4-pane casements. East range contains
shop premises in south end. Ridge stacks above domestic parts of each
range: 3 on west side, 5 on east.

Listing NGR: SE2168647514

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