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Description: Hawerby Hall
Date Listed: 28 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 164392
OS Grid Reference: TF2614997717
OS Grid Coordinates: 526149, 397717
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4611, -0.1014
TF 29 NE HAWERBY CUM BEESBY BARTON STREET
(west side, off)
10/26 Hawerby Hall
House. c1780, enlarged and extensively altered 1840-41 for Theophilus
Harneis; C20 entrance porch. Stuccoed brick. Westmoreland slate roof. L-
shaped on plan: original 2-room central entrance hall front now south Garden
Front; C19 2-room central entrance hall main front to east with large
contemporary stairhall in angle to rear. East front: 3 storeys, 3 bays;
symmetrical, with side bays projecting. Plinth. Banded rustication to
ground floor. Porch to central bay has square columns with tall moulded
plinths supporting deep moulded cornice and flat roof. Steps to recessed 4-
panel door beneath overlight with ornate glazing, flanked by full length
sashes with margin lights. Side bays have unequal 15-pane ground floor
sashes with cills. Moulded first floor band. First floor: 12-pane sashes
in architraves with recessed panels below and hoods on scrolled consoles
with moulded shell supports. Narrow sash to inner angle of left bay. 2nd
floor: 6-pane sashes in keyed architraves with moulded cills on square
brackets. Raised band with stone-coped parapet above. Hipped roof with
pair of axial stacks. Left return forms Garden Front: 3 storeys, 3 bays;
symmetrical, with central bay projecting. Decorative details similar to
east front. Central flat-roofed wooden canted bay window with glazed
double doors to front, pilasters, plain entablature and cornice. Unequal
ground floor sashes; first floor central sash with hood on consoles flanked
by sashes in keyed architraves; 2nd floor sashes similar to east front.
Interior. Details of 1840-41 include open well staircase with wreathed
handrail and alternate plain and rosette cast iron balusters, pilastrade to
first floor landing; marble chimneypieces and moulded plaster cornices to
main rooms, panelled doors and window shutters in architraves. Late C18
open well closed-string back staircase with moulded handrail and column
newels and balusters.
Listing NGR: TF2614997717
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