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The Old Hall, Thornton Steward

Description: The Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321741

OS Grid Reference: SE1780687153
OS Grid Coordinates: 417806, 487153
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2797, -1.7280

Location: Back Lane, Thornton Steward, North Yorkshire HG4 4BD

Locality: Thornton Steward
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 4BD

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Listing Text

(north side)

4/132 The Old Hall
(Formerly listed under General)

House. Probably C16 with later alterations. Rubble on boulder plinth,
Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, L-shaped plan. Main elevation: 3 first-floor
windows. Quoins. Projection on left perhaps garderobe. Ground floor:
doorway with chamfered jambs now 2-light window; moulded surround to 3-light
mullioned window, now widened, with side-sliding sash in centre; inserted
doorway and window with voussoired lintels. First floor: projecting stack
on weathered corbels; 2-light flat-faced mullioned windows in moulded
surrounds. Ridge stack between windows 2 and 3. Left return: 3-light
casement window in moulded surround on ground floor, 2-light casement window
in surround of 2-light double-chamfered mullioned window on first floor;
sundial in gable. Left elevation of rear wing: small C20 porch, moulded
surround to part-glazed door; 3-light double-chamfered mullioned window on
ground floor with small shield above; 2-light casement wimdow in chamfered
surround and side-sliding sash on first floor. End return of rear wing:
large projecting stepped chimneybreast. Interior: ground-floor room in rear
wing has bolection-surround fireplace, pointed-arched doorway to main range,
moulded chamfered beams and joists to floor above.

Listing NGR: SE1780687153

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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