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Hunton House, Garden Wall and Railings, Hunton

Description: Hunton House, Garden Wall and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 322453

OS Grid Reference: SE1907192662
OS Grid Coordinates: 419071, 492662
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3292, -1.7082

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/60 Hunton House, garden wall
and railings


2 houses, garden wall and railings. Mid-late C18 house, early-mid C19
railings. Coursed sandstone rubble, concrete interlocking tile roof,
wrought- and cast-iron railings. House: L-shaped plan, 3 storeys plus
basement, 2:3 bays, with rear left range. Openings have flat arches. In
third bay, C20 gabled porch with part-glazed door. On ground and first
floors, sash windows with glazing bars; on second floor, side-sliding sash
windows. Shaped kneelers to left and between second and third bays; ashlar
copings at ends and between second and third bays. Brick end stacks. In
front of house, rounded wall retaining garden, with ashlar coping and
central gate piers; wrought-iron railings with cast-iron finials of fleurs-
des-lis type, and with urn finials to cast-iron bulbous standards. To left,
door giving access to stabling below garden. Rear: staircase window with
radial glazing bars in voussoired round arch. Interior: doors of 6 fielded
panels; window shutters; turned baluster staircase. The sash windows with
glazing bars had been reinstated shortly before the resurvey, replacing very
large C20 casement windows.

Listing NGR: SE1907192662

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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