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Old Hall, West Witton

Description: Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321871

OS Grid Reference: SE0440989236
OS Grid Coordinates: 404409, 489236
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2987, -1.9337

Location: A684, West Witton, North Yorkshire DL8 4UH

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

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Listing Text


8/123 Old Hall (formerly
listed as Home Farmhouse)

- II

House. Dated 1651. Rubble, stone slate roof. End lobby-entry plan, raised
to 2 storeys, 2 first-floor windows, added 2-storey porch on right. Quoins.
House: central door of 6 flush panels in quoined chamfered ashlar surround.
To right on ground floor, double-chamfered 4-light window with hollow-
moulded mullions. To left, 3-light chamfered mullion window. First floor:
4-light chamfered mullion windows, both with flush king mullion between 3rd
and 4th lights. Porch: on each floor a 2-light double-chamfered mullion
window. Left return of porch: blocked doorway. Right return of porch:
board door in plain surround. Inner, original, doorway has chamfered
quoined surround with basket arch, and on lintel inscription "1651 T.B.".
Shaped kneelers and ashlar copings to left of house and to porch. End
stacks, corniced to left. Left return: 2 blocked single-light windows
lighting loft over original single-storey house; old roofline. Two-storey
range to right, farm buildings converted to residential use, not of special
interest. North Yorkshire and Cleveland Vernacular Buildings Study Group
Report Number 674.

Listing NGR: SE0440989236

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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