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Description: Coleby Hall
Date Listed: 19 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 192196
OS Grid Reference: SK9732260768
OS Grid Coordinates: 497322, 360768
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1352, -0.5467
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In the entry for COLEBY FAR LANE
5/12 Coleby Hall
the date of first listing shall be entered as 19.11.51
SK 97 60 COLEBY FAR LANE
Country house (now divided into 2 houses) C17, C18 and C19. Coursed rubble and ashlar
with red tiled ridge roofs and stone stacks. 2½ storeys, 3 ranges in U-plan. East,
entrance front dates from 1628 when the house was rebuilt for Sir William Lider.
Eight bays irregularly fitted under 6 stone coped gables with finials. All the
windows are glazing bar sashes, mostly C18, though of varying sizes, with small attic
sashes in the gables. All these windows have wooden lintels. Off centre. C19,
2-storey porch, with glazed round-headed door and large glazing bar sash above, both
openings have dripmould hoods. The 5 bay north wing has datestones in each of its
2 stone coped gables, one dated 1653 and the other 1722, suggesting this wing was
added in 1653, though re-modelled and re-fenestrated in 1722. Five, C18, glazing bar
sash windows survive on the first floor, below there are five C19 sash windows, the
western ones included in a slightly projecting C19 bay. All these windows have stone
lintels and sills. The irregular south wing was restored in 1892 and again in 1910.
Internally the rooms are all C19, there is a good stone chimney piece in the hall and
a carved balustrade to the newel staircase.
Listing NGR: SK9732260768
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Source: English Heritage
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