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Low Hall, Hunton

Description: Low Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322449

OS Grid Reference: SE1899892132
OS Grid Coordinates: 418998, 492132
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3244, -1.7094

Location: Abchurch Lane, Hunton, North Yorkshire DL8 1QF

Locality: Hunton
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 1QF

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Listing Text

(south side)

8/56 Low Hall


Farmhouse. Mid-late C17 and early-mid C18. Pebbledashed rubble, stone
slate and concrete interlocking tile roofs. 2 storeys. North front: 2
first-floor windows in C18 range added to l-bay projecting C17 cross wing on
right. Pebbledashed, with quoins visible in places in both sections. Left
range: below second window, part-glazed door in C17 quoined chamfered ashlar
surround with triangular head, apparently moved from inner doorway in left
wall of cross wing. Windows have ashlar projecting sills and deep lintels:
4-pane sash on ground floor to left, C20 16-pane casements on first floor.
Shaped kneeler, ashlar coping and end stack to left. Stone slate roof.
Cross wing: 3-light side-sliding sash window on ground floor; 2-light
casement window in surround of double-chamfered mullion window on first
floor. Quarter-round kneelers and ashlar coping to gable; brick stack at
apex; concrete interlocking tile roof. Rear of cross wing: rubble on
boulder plinth. External stack, stepped at top, with blocked ashlar
surrounds of single-light windows on both floors to its right. Left return
of cross wing: on each floor at rear end a 3-light double-chamfered mullion
window, with hoodmould on ground floor. Right return of cross wing: quoins
to left. On first floor, a 3-light double-chamfered mullion window, partly
blocked. Interior: chamfered beams. In kitchen to rear of cross wing, said
to be a large fireplace with ashlar surround, and broken flat lintel, now

Listing NGR: SE1899892132

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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