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Granary at Stanks Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Harewood, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8965 / 53°53'47"N

Longitude: -1.5341 / 1°32'2"W

OS Eastings: 430711

OS Northings: 444581

OS Grid: SE307445

Mapcode National: GBR KRQC.NY

Mapcode Global: WHC90.DBP6

Plus Code: 9C5WVFW8+J9

Entry Name: Granary at Stanks Farm

Listing Date: 22 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265769

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424006

Location: Harewood, Leeds, LS17

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Harewood

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Collingham St Oswald with Harewood

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE3044 LS17 (north side)

Granary at
Stanks Farm


Granary. Mid-late C18 by John Carr for Edwin Lascelles, 1st Lord Harewood.
Punch-dressed stone, stone slate roof. 3 storeys. Single-bay main elevation,
fronts lane: quoins, ashlar plinth, projecting 1st-floor band and moulded impost
band. Large 1st-floor Venetian window (blind) set within semicircular-arched
recess the voussoirs aligned to the courses; heavily modillioned cornice to
oversailing eaves. Pyramidal roof topped by wooden lantern surmounted by
weathervane. Rear: (farmyard) front: central 1st floor taking-in doorway with
composite jambs and chamfered surround and projecting stone landing carried on
a pair of giant modillions. Windows either side have ashlar lintels and projecting
sills and retain 20-pane Yorkshire sashes. To left of door is metal crane.
Above door, bullseye (open) to end floor. Right-hand return has 3 semicircular-
arches (2 blind) with impost blocks carried on square piers.

Interior: ground floor has ceiling with stop-chamfered spine beams (softwood)
and floor joists.

A fine building prominent within the farm complex.

Illustrated in J. M. Robinson, "In Pursuit of Excellence", (article) Country Life,
June 28, 1979 p214.

Listing NGR: SE3071144581

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