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The Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Follifoot, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9771 / 53°58'37"N

Longitude: -1.4898 / 1°29'23"W

OS Eastings: 433560

OS Northings: 453567

OS Grid: SE335535

Mapcode National: GBR LQ1G.82

Mapcode Global: WHD9S.29VF

Entry Name: The Dower House

Listing Date: 12 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188332

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330674

Location: Follifoot, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Follifoot

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Spofforth with Kirk Deighton

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text


4/11 The Dower House

- II

House. Late C17 and C18. Coursed gritstone, stone slate roof. 2 storeys,
3 bays. C20 panelled door in chamfered surround with dripmould, to right of
centre, with small window to left. 5-light recessed chamfered mullion
windows to ground floor, 3- and 4-light mullion windows above, all with
drip-moulds. Ashlar gable coping and end corniced stack. Lower 2-storey,
3-bay extensions to left and right, with C20 extension and alterations. The
Dower House forms part of the south range of the group of buildings shown as
The Stables on the Ordnance Survey map. All the buildings were converted
c1975 into private houses, and the group is now known as Rudding Dower.
North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report No
300, June 1977.

Listing NGR: SE3356053567

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