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Latitude: 53.8775 / 53°52'39"N
Longitude: -1.7058 / 1°42'20"W
OS Eastings: 419441
OS Northings: 442408
OS Grid: SE194424
Mapcode National: GBR JRJL.HR
Mapcode Global: WHC8X.RSXS
Entry Name: Manor House
Listing Date: 7 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1261839
English Heritage Legacy ID: 433690
Location: Leeds, LS20
Electoral Ward/Division: Guiseley and Rawdon
Built-Up Area: Guiseley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Guiseley St Oswald King and Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
AIREBOROUGH TOWN STREET
SE 14 SE
LS20 (west side)
4/79 No. 55
- (Manor House)
Farmhouse, now house. Dated 1681 on lintel; altered. Large dressed
sandstone blocks in graduated courses with quoins, stone slate roof.
Two-unit central-lobby-entry plan. Two storeys and 2 bays, symmetrical;
continuous dripmould over ground-floor openings, stepped over door; on each
side a recessed 4-light mullioned window (each lacking the centre mullion),
and at left end evidence of a former single-light window; at 1st floor a
double-chamfered single-light window above the door, and on each side a
3-light window with plain surround and flat-faced flush mullions; to right of
centre window, a square sundial dated 1683 (probably ex situ, because out of
orientation); large corniced ridge chimney in line with door, chimney and
gable coping with kneelers at right-hand gable; stone slate roof continuous
with Nos. 53 and 51 to left (q.v.); but another chimney at junction.
Interior: housebody in left-hand room has large and very fine stone fireplace
with corbelled segmental arch, the corbels cut in one piece with the
outermost vousoirs, stepped voussoirs and moulded cornice; large longitudinal
chamfered beam, and chamfered joists, all with triangular stops.
(Longitudinal partition wall inserted towards rear makes rear service rooms).
History: said to have been built as house for schoolmaster of Guiseley.
Listing NGR: SE1944142408
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