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Catheral Hall Catheral House, West Witton

Description: Catheral Hall Catheral House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321864

OS Grid Reference: SE0609888404
OS Grid Coordinates: 406098, 488404
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2912, -1.9078

Location: Main Street, West Witton, North Yorkshire DL8 4LP

Locality: West Witton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4LP

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Listing Text

(south side)

13/116 Catheral Hall and
Catheral House
13/2/67 (Formerly listed as Cathow Cottage)


Spine and one cross-wing of E-plan house, other cross-wing forming Fox and
Hounds Inn (q.v.). Early C18. Rubble with ashlar dressings, artificial
slate roof to spine (Catheral Hall); stone slate roof to cross-wing
(Catheral House). 2½ storeys, L-shaped plan with 1:1:2 windows. Hall: of
irregular plan, with outshut at the front containing entrance. Part-glazed
door in eared architrave, splayed at the base with roses in ears. To its
right, single-light chamfered window. String course. To the right, and on
first floor, 2-light double-chamfered mullion windows. End stack left.
House to the right (former cross-wing): boulder plinth, chamfered quoins.
Ground floor: 3-light sash window in architrave, eared at bottom, with
relieving arch above moulded band. First floor: two 2-light sashes in
architraves. Moulded band. 2-light sash window in architrave within coped
gable with shaped kneelers. Right return: part rendered. External stack.
Ground floor: 2 single-light windows in architraves. Moulded band. 2-light
window in architrave on intermediate level. First floor: 2 blind oculi in
keyed architraves.

Listing NGR: SE0609888404

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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