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Old Hall, Barden

Description: Old Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321885

OS Grid Reference: SE1429393508
OS Grid Coordinates: 414293, 493508
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3369, -1.7817

Location: Barden, North Yorkshire DL8 5JS

Locality: Barden
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 5JS

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Listing Text

SE 19 SW
7/1 Old Hall
Manor House. Perhaps early C15. Rubble, stone slate roof. 2 storeys,
T-shaped plan of a hall to the north and a cross-wing across its southern
end. South elevation: 2 first-floor windows. Quoins. Central 6-panel door
with inscription on lintel "M.G. 1831". To its right, on ground floor, a 4-
light double-chamfered window with hoodmould. Door and other openings have
deep stone lintels with herringbone tooling. To left, 2-light casement
window set into blocked doorway. First floor: C20 casement windows. Ashlar
copings. End stacks, that to right corniced. Right return of cross-wing:
external stepped stack, with plinth to right of it. East side hall range:
on ground floor, 3-light C20 casement window replacing window of 3 ogee-
headed lights. West side hall range: at north end, blocked doorway with 4-
centred arch and hollow-chamfered arris; to its right, remnants of another
doorway. Interior: hall divided, partly by stud partition. Large fireplace
not visible. In hall and present kitchen, beams richly moulded with run-out
chamfer stops; also joists similarly moulded, and butt-jointed plank boards
visible in places. Chamber in south-east corner also appears to have a
large original fireplace not visible. VCH i, p. 246.

Listing NGR: SE1429393508

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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