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The Old Hall, Car Colston

Description: The Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 241777

OS Grid Reference: SK7223843192
OS Grid Coordinates: 472238, 343192
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9812, -0.9255

Location: New Lane, Car Colston, Nottinghamshire NG13 8JF

Locality: Car Colston
Local Authority: Rushcliffe Borough Council
County: Nottinghamshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG13 8JF

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Listing Text

SK 74 SW
(south side)
The Old Hall


Country house. Mid C17 and c.1812. Brick and stucco. Hipped
and gabled slate and plain tile roofs. Chamfered rendered
plinth. 2 side wall and single gable stacks. 2 and 3 storeys, 2
plus 3 bays. L-plan. Front windows are glazing bar sashes,
those to second floor having segmental heads. Rear fenestration
mostly casements. East front has to left, service wing, 2 bays,
with door flanked by single sashes. Above, to left, 2 sashes.
House has central Classical doorcase with cornice, hood and
geometrical overlight. Panelled door. Flanked by single sashes.
Above, 3 sashes. Above again, 3 smaller sashes. Rear elevation
has off-centre rear wing. To left, canted slated C19 bay window
with 3 casements. Rear wing has 3 C20 casements. Service wing,
to right again, has 2 casements. Above, sash flanked by 2
casements, those to its right with metal frames. Rear wing has,
above again, a Yorkshire sash to left. This building
incorporates part of the remains of the house of Dr. Robert
Thoroton, historian of Nottinghamshire.

Listing NGR: SK7223843192

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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