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Entrance to Old Gillingwood Hall Approximately Five Metres South West of Gillingwood Hall, Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury

Description: Entrance to Old Gillingwood Hall Approximately Five Metres South West of Gillingwood Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 323351

OS Grid Reference: NZ1708104722
OS Grid Coordinates: 417081, 504722
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4376, -1.7381

Location: Old Hall Lane, Hartforth, North Yorkshire DL10 5JD

Locality: Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL10 5JD

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Listing Text

NZ 10 SE AND SEDBURY (south side)

8/136 Entrance to Old
Gillingwood Hall
4.2.69 approximately 5 metres
south-west of Gillingwood
(formerly listed as
Gateway at Old
Gillingwood Hall)


Doorway set within short length of wall. Early-mid C18. For the Wharton
family. Ashlar and rubble sandstone. Ashlar doorway set into rubble wall
which extends approximately 1 metre on either side. Doorway: round-arched
opening with horizontal tooling and archivolt rising from capitals, set
within aedicule of fluted Roman Doric engaged columns carrying full Doric
entablature with guttae, triglyphs, metopes with paterae and mutules with
acanthus motif, surmounted by pediment. To right, part of window surround
still set within rubble wall. The rear of the wall shows signs of burning
from the fire which destroyed Old Gillingwood Hall in 1750. The doorway is
blocked to form a recessed niche. This was the front door to Old
Gillingwood Hall.

Listing NGR: NZ1708104722

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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