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Wensley Hall and Corner House, Wensley

Description: Wensley Hall and Corner House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321830

OS Grid Reference: SE0911789605
OS Grid Coordinates: 409117, 489605
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3020, -1.8614

Location: A684, Wensley, North Yorkshire DL8 4HJ

Locality: Wensley
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4HJ

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Listing Text


9/82 Wensley Hall and Corner


House, now divided into 2. Early C19. Roughcast, stone slate roof. Main
range (Wensley Hall): 2 storeys, 3 bays. Ashlar plinth. Central 9-panel
door below overlight in Tuscan portico with blocking course above. On first
floor above, sash window with glazing bars in ashlar surround. Outer bays
of 2-storey segmental bows with tripartite sash windows with glazing bars in
ashlar surrounds, each with hipped roof. Continuous 1st-floor band. Hipped
roof. End stacks and ridge stacks between bays 1 and 2, 2 and 3. Lower
range to right (Corner House): 2 lower storeys, 5 bays. Central part-glazed
door in pedimented doorcase. Windows in slightly-chamfered stone surrounds.
On ground floor 12-pane unequally-hung sashes, on first floor sashes with
glazing bars. Shaped kneeler and ashlar coping to right. Stacks between
bays 2 and 3, 4 and 5. Further 2 bays to right, with chamfered stone
surrounds to sash windows with glazing bars. Shaped kneeler and ashlar
coping to right.

Listing NGR: SE0911789605

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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