Description: Hillary Hall
Date Listed: 16 January 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 323137
OS Grid Reference: SD8909889264
OS Grid Coordinates: 389098, 489264
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2989, -2.1690
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House. Late C17 - early C18 with early - mid C18 and C19 alterations.
Rubble, stone slate roof. 3 storeys, 4 first-floor windows. Quoins.
Ground floor: part-glazed 4-panel door and, above lintel, moulded doorhead
with pulvinated frieze and keystone inscribed "1729"; 3-light double-
chamfered mullion window with hood-mould; 2 double-chamfered fire-windows
with hood-moulds; 2-light casement window; paired sash windows in
architrave. First floor: two 6-pane sashes in ashlar surrounds; 2-light
chamfered mullion window; paired sashes in architrave. Second floor: two 2-
light chamfered mullion windows. Stacks at ends, and corniced stack in
centre. The childhood home of Sir William Hillary (1697 - 1763), a
physician knighted for his treatises on tropical diseases in Barbados, and
who practised in Ripon, Bath and London.
Listing NGR: SD8909889264
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