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Draycott Hall, Reeth, Fremington and Healaugh

Description: Draycott Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 322255

OS Grid Reference: SE0459898951
OS Grid Coordinates: 404598, 498951
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3860, -1.9307

Location: B6270, Reeth, North Yorkshire DL11 6AR

Locality: Reeth, Fremington and Healaugh
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL11 6AR

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Listing Text

HEALAUGH (north side)
23/169 Draycott Hall (formerly listed
as Draycott Hall including wing now
7.12.66 * divided into flats)

Country house, now flats. Late C18. For Sir George Denys, owner of Old
Gang Smelt Mill (qv). Rendered stone, Westmorland slate roof. Central
staircase hallway entry. Central section of 3 storeys, 5 bays, flanked by
semi-circular 4-columned outer wings of 2 storeys and 2 bays. Double door
in Doric porch with mutules and cornice flanked by plate glass sashes.
Outer wings each have 2 Venetian windows containing sashes with glazing
bars. First floor: plate glass sashes to central section, sashes with
glazing bars to outer bays. Second floor: plate glass fixed windows. End
and ridge stacks. Interior: fine glazed Adam-style surround to inner door
with some surviving original glass. Original green, purple and yellow
stained glass to round-headed staircase window, in scrolled and keyed
surround. Open string column-on-vase staircase. Egg-and-dart surrounds to
doorway arches.

Listing NGR: SE0459898951

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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