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Mullion Cottage, Squirrel Cottage and Wayside

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawksworth, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8715 / 53°52'17"N

Longitude: -1.748 / 1°44'52"W

OS Eastings: 416668

OS Northings: 441731

OS Grid: SE166417

Mapcode National: GBR JR7N.CX

Mapcode Global: WHC8X.3YWD

Plus Code: 9C5WV7C2+JR

Entry Name: Mullion Cottage, Squirrel Cottage and Wayside

Listing Date: 7 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262936

English Heritage Legacy ID: 433672

Location: Guiseley and Rawdon, Leeds, LS20

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Guiseley and Rawdon

Built-Up Area: Hawksworth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Guiseley St Oswald King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 14 SE
MAIN STREET (south side) LS 20
Mullion Cottage, Squirrel Cottage, and Wayside


Farmhouse, now three dwellings. Later C17, altered. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins, stone slate roof. Rectangular three-unit lobby-entry plan. Two storeys, continuous dripmould (interrupted at right-hand end); doorway at junction of second and third units has moulded surround and shaped lintel with carved fan (or scallop) in centre; to the left, two five-light windows on each floor, with recessed chamfered mullions (those in the middle window at ground floor recently restored); above the door a two-light window lacking the mullion; to the right, a five-light window lacking first and third mullions, an inserted door next to this, a two-light window above and an inserted window next to it. Chimney on ridge in line with door, another at left gable; gable copings with kneelers. Left gable wall has an inserted door under a hoodmould to a former window, and a two-light window above, with a hoodmould. Rear has inter alia a two-light window at left end of ground floor, four similar windows at first floor and a three-light window in line with the chimney.

Interior: centre (No. 2, Squirrel Cottage) has two large chamfered beams and a restored arched fireplace with moulded surround; right-hand end (Wayside) has in gable wall a blocked round-headed window with saddle-bar in situ. (This end now covered by adjoining building).

Listing NGR: SE1666841731

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