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Browns Croft

A Grade II Listed Building in Giggleswick, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0864 / 54°5'11"N

Longitude: -2.2849 / 2°17'5"W

OS Eastings: 381462

OS Northings: 465651

OS Grid: SD814656

Mapcode National: GBR DPH5.4W

Mapcode Global: WH95D.WK43

Entry Name: Browns Croft

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Last Amended: 20 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157545

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323821

Location: Giggleswick, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Giggleswick

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Giggleswick St Alkelda

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 86 NW
2/8 Browns Croft (formerly
listed as 30 yards north
20.2.58 of Stackhouse Old Hall)

- II

Cottage. Dated 1682 with C18 and C20 alterations. Squared rubble, stone dressings,
stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Entrance left of centre has moulded surround
and decorated lintel dated and inscribed HMB (Henry and Mary Brown); plank door.
Ground floor: left-hand former 2-light chamfered window, mullion now missing, hood-
mould; central 2-light chamfered mullioned window with C17 surround, laterheightened,
and c1980 mullion; right-hand late C18 3-light flat faced mullioned window. Upper
floor: two 3-light chamfered mullioned windows, central single-light chamfered
window, right-hand 3-light ovolo mullioned window. All windows have C20 fixed lights
or casements. Right of centre ridge stack. Interior: front left-hand room contains
C17 fireplace with basket arched lintel; central room contains early C18 fireplace
with moulded surround and mantlepiece supported by consoles. Source: T I Roberts,
Stackhouse (Settle, n.d).

Listing NGR: SD8146265651

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