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The Riddings

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Preston, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.0351 / 54°2'6"N

Longitude: -2.2725 / 2°16'21"W

OS Eastings: 382246

OS Northings: 459933

OS Grid: SD822599

Mapcode National: GBR DPKS.S9

Mapcode Global: WHB6R.2V30

Entry Name: The Riddings

Listing Date: 20 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317025

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323855

Location: Long Preston, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Long Preston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Long Preston St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 85 NW
7/7 The Riddings
- II

Formerly farmhouse, now house. Dated 1786 with C19 and C20 alterations and early
C18 origins. Ashlar, stone slate roof. Formerly central staircase plan. 2 storeys,
3 bays. Central entrance has Roman Doric pilasters and entablature with open
pediment, 12 panel door, round-headed fanlight. 2 ground floor windows, formerly
3-light but mullions now missing and windows lowered in mid-C20 to form French
windows with leaded lights; ground floor sill band. Upper floor central single-
light and outer formerly 3-light but mullions now missing; mid-C20 leaded casements.
Chamfered quoins. Moulded eaves cornice. Gable end coping and gable end ridge
stacks. Left-hand return contains lead rainwater head inscribed J T
1786. Rear contains
chamfered surround to entrance with decorated lintel inscribed W
1708 set within C20
porch. Interior: dog-leg staircase with stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SD8224659933

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