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Hirst Grove

A Grade II Listed Building in Birstwith, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0244 / 54°1'27"N

Longitude: -1.6261 / 1°37'34"W

OS Eastings: 424589

OS Northings: 458776

OS Grid: SE245587

Mapcode National: GBR KP2X.R3

Mapcode Global: WHC8C.Z3TN

Entry Name: Hirst Grove

Listing Date: 23 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331152

Location: Birstwith, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Birstwith

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hampsthwaite and Killinghall

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 25 NW (east side, off)

14/24 Hirst Grove


House. c1800. For Thomas Smith. Coursed squared grey gritstone, roof of
small grey slates. Tall house of 2 storeys, 3 bays. East front: central 6-
panel door with fanlight in round-arched surround. On each floor flanking
16-pane sashes in stone surrounds; 12-pane sash above entrance. End stacks.
Rear (west side): tall round-arched central staircase window; sashes with
glazing bars. Single-storey porch added probably late C19. Interior: not
inspected at resurvey. A stone with the date 1731 and initials T S is
recorded on part of the house premises (Speight p 389). The house became
the home of the Rev Benjamin Jowett (1817-1893), Professor of Greek at the
University of Oxford. H Speight, Nidderdale, 1894, p 389.

Listing NGR: SE2458958776

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