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West Gowbusk Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sawley, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.109 / 54°6'32"N

Longitude: -1.6376 / 1°38'15"W

OS Eastings: 423790

OS Northings: 468180

OS Grid: SE237681

Mapcode National: GBR KN0X.8T

Mapcode Global: WHC7S.TZCC

Plus Code: 9C6W4956+HX

Entry Name: West Gowbusk Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1251476

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434204

Location: Sawley, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Sawley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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SE 26 NW ( west side, off)

4/144 West Gowbusk Farmhouse


House. Mid-late C17, refenestrated and extended early C19. Coursed squared
gritstone, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays with 2-storey
added bay to right. Bay to right: board door in plain stone surround; 4-
pane sash with projecting sill and large lintel to right, ground and first
floor. Earlier 2-bay house: probably blocked doorway to right; recessed-
chamfered mullion windows to left and left again of 4 lights with mullions
removed. First floor: 2 casement windows with wooden lintels. End stacks,
and ridge stack above join between C17 house and added bay. Interior: left
room: horizontal timbers hidden beneath wallpaper at ceiling level on front,
rear and partition walls. Central room: large fireplace, spine beam,
straight flight of stairs against rear wall. The house was probably of 2-
cell end-lobby-entrance plan; the timbers in the left ground-floor room are
possibly the remains of an earlier timber-framed house.

Listing NGR: SE2379068180

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