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Description: Walwick Grange
Date Listed: 12 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239367
OS Grid Reference: NY9072969304
OS Grid Coordinates: 390729, 569304
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0182, -2.1465
NY 96 NW WARDEN B6319 (East side)
7/117 Walwick Grange
House, early C18 altered early C19, reputedly incorporating a medieval pele tower.
Rubble with tooled stone dressings, entrance section and gable of main building
towards garden ashlar-faced. Stone slate roofs.
Main building 'L' plan, 3 storeys with contemporary 2-storey left wing and early
C19 gabled entrance section with porch in re-entrant angle.
River front 3 storeys, 5 windows, symmetrical. Small central door blocked and small
window inserted, beneath a tall round-headed stair window in flat surround with
moulded imposts and raised keystone, flanked at ground and 1st floor levels by
12-pane sashes in flat surrounds with raised keystones. 2nd floor has 5 12-pane
sashes with tooled lintels. Roof has coped gables with kneelers carrying urn
finials, stone gable stacks with conjoined shafts.
Garden front has 12- and 16-pane sashes, one renewed, porch door with 4-centred
head, and a canted bay on the ground floor of the 2-storey C19 section. 2 ashlar
ridge stacks on wing. Left gable of wing with blocked segmental-arched carriage
Interior. Elegant stair with curtail step, wreathed and moulded handrail and
column-on-vase balusters. One ground floor room has bolection-moulded fireplace
flanked by niches, panelled walls. Cellar with brick barrel vault.
Listing NGR: NY9072969304
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Source: English Heritage
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