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Tenter Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0094 / 54°0'33"N

Longitude: -1.4735 / 1°28'24"W

OS Eastings: 434599

OS Northings: 457165

OS Grid: SE345571

Mapcode National: GBR LQ42.SH

Mapcode Global: WHD9L.BHK6

Entry Name: Tenter Lodge

Listing Date: 12 December 1985

Last Amended: 17 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315619

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330869

Location: Knaresborough, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG5

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Knaresborough

Built-Up Area: Knaresborough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Knaresborough

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(north side, off)
No 1 (Tenter Lodge)


The address shall be amended to read: WATERSIDE
(north side, off)

No 1 (Tenter Lodge) and
No 3
The description shall be amended to read:

House, now 2 houses. Early C19, built for William Ibbetson, with later C19 additions
and alterations. Red brick, random bond, Westmorland slate roof. Originally 5 bays
plus single bay square tower to right, now divided into 4 bay house and 2 bay house.
Built into the hillside, mostly 2 storeys. Tenter Lodge to left has half-glazed door
with fanlight in reeded pilastered surround with panelled reveals and deep cornice. To
either side 16 pane sashes in flush frames and beyond to right a 2-light casement win-
dow. Above 4 16 pane sashes. All windows with segmental heads. Hipped roof with
brick ridge stack. Left return has central glazed door with segment headed over-
light flanked by segment headed 16 pane sashes, at first floor level of main front.
Beyond to left is a 2 storey tower which has glazing bar sash below and painted pointed
window above. Castellated parapets. No 3 Waterside, attached to right of main front,
has glazed door and 2-light side sliding sash to ground floor of left bay with 16 pane
sash above, all below segment heads, and advanced 3 storey tower to right with segment
headed glazed door and 2-light side sliding sash on ground floor, which is below that
of the main house. Above there are glazed doors to balcony to left and 2-light side
sliding sash to right. Above again a similar sash to centre. Castellated parapets.
Interior of Tenter Lodge has moulded panels, fluted columns, marble fireplace, arid
reeded doorcase with paterae to entrance hall. Stick baluster staircase with ramped
handrail and scrolled tread end, also C18 semi-circular headed cupboard niche with
shaped shelves to side. Left ground floor room has segmental headed niches with insert-
ed relief panels and columned fireplace. Upper sitting room with Adam style fireplace
flanked by glazed semi-circular headed cupboards, and elaborate doorcase. Staircase hall,
lower and upper sitting rooms, all with moulded panels to walls and moulded cornices.
William Ibbetson operated the dye works at the base of Gallons Steps (q,v. ).M Mann,
The Old Dye House, 1982 (Knaresborough Museum pamphlet).


(north side, off)

6/199 No 1 (Tenter Lodge)


House. 1780 for William Ibbetson. Pale red brick, random bond, Westmorland
slate roof. Central half-glazed door with fanlight in wooden surround with
panelled reveals, reeded pilasters, and deep cornice. Flanking 16-pane
sashes in flush frames, 3 sash windows with glazing bars to first floor, all
segmental-headed. Right: 2-storey, 2-bay addition with crenellated turret,
restored C20. Hipped roof and ridge stacks to left and right. Left return:
castellated block far left, with Gothick windows. Sash windows with glazing
bars to right. William Ibbetson operated the dye works at the base of
Gallons Steps (q.v.). M Mann, The Old Dye House, 1982 (Knaresborough Museum

Listing NGR: SE3460457163

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