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Scar Top House

A Grade II Listed Building in Hebden, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0712 / 54°4'16"N

Longitude: -1.9591 / 1°57'32"W

OS Eastings: 402776

OS Northings: 463914

OS Grid: SE027639

Mapcode National: GBR GPRC.NC

Mapcode Global: WHB6P.WX9V

Plus Code: 9C6W32CR+F9

Entry Name: Scar Top House

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324792

Location: Hebden, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Hebden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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SE 0263-0363
(north side, off)
Scar Top House
House. Mid - late C17 with later additions and restoration c1980. Coursed
squared gritstone and rubble, graduated stone slate roof. Quoins. 2
storeys, the original house of 1 bay with an added bay to left and 2 bays
and probably C20 projecting wing to right. The original house has a C20
board door in a chamfered surround with shallow triangular head and a
restored 4-light recessed mullion window to right, all under a continuous
hoodmould. A round-headed narrow chamfered window above the door and a
tall 3-light mullioned window in a reused C17 surround to right. Left bay:
a board door in a chamfered quoined surround left, a small square chamfered
window right, loading door with long and short quoins reduced to a C20
window above. Bay to right: a restored 4-light recessed chamfered mullion
window to ground floor; two 2-light mullioned windows with reused C17
stonework above. The projecting bay to far right has a doorway with
chamfered quoined jambs and restored lintel; all windows are C20 apart from
a narrow round-headed window to first floor of left return. Bulbous
kneelers and gable copings to main range and wing. A large stack with
crenellated cornice to ridge opposite the C17 entrance. Interior: the
front door opens into a small lobby with a doorway to right into the living
room in which the fireplace has a cambered arched lintel on massive jamb
stones, the left jamb stones tied to the jamb of the doorway from the
lobby. A remote house and a rare single-bay C17 building.

Listing NGR: SE0277663914

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