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Steeton Hall, South Milford

Description: Steeton Hall

Grade: I
Date Listed: 4 July 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 326110

OS Grid Reference: SE4833831401
OS Grid Coordinates: 448338, 431401
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7767, -1.2680

Location: Steeton Way, South Milford, North Yorkshire LS25 5PD

Locality: South Milford
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LS25 5PD

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Steeton Hall Medieval Magnate's Residence and Manorial Centre, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

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Listing Text

SE 43 SE
(south side)
1/54 Steeton Hall

House. Early C16 with later alterations and additions including late C19
wing to left. Magnesian limestone aslar with sandstone ashlar dressings to
wing to right, Welsh slate, cement tile and corrugated iron roof. Complex
forms cross-shape. Main range. 3 off-set storeys, irregular fenestration.
Chamfered plinth. Right side: ground floor has three 3-light windows with
reticulated tracery to the heads. 1st floor: 3 trefoiled lights. 2nd floor
band. 2 pointed-headed windows with shaft between. Single lancet. Corbel
table to eaves with heraldic shields and masks. Remains of central
multi-sided chimney rising from eaves on lamb corbel. Gable end: chamfered
plinth. Blocked round-arched end entrance with moulded archivolt and later
infill a trefoiled light. 1st and 2nd floors to each have 2 lancets. Band
to gable. Left side blocked by C19 wing. Rear 1- and 2-light mullion
windows in chamfered surrounds. Right-hand range of 2 buildings with gable
end to front with and entrance bay between and further single storey, single
bay addition to right. 1st build: 2 storeys, single bay. Ground floor,
2-light mullion window in double-chamfered surround. First floor: single
light in double-chamfered surround. Entrance bay: 2 storeys, single bay.
Central entrance a long-panel door under basket arch with moulded archivolt
under continuous hoodmould. 1st floor: blocked pointed-headed window with
trefoil-headed niches to either side. Band above. Battlements. Right-hand
build: 2 storeys, 2 bays. 2-light mullion and transom window in
double-chamfered surround. Openings under continuous hoodmould. First
floor, two square openings, that to right blocked and in double-chamfered
surround. Rear. 3-storey, single bay pigeon cot with 2-light mullion and
transom windows in double-chamfered surrounds. Addition to right has C20
wooden double garage doors. Left-hand range: 2 storeys, 2 bays. Chamfered
plinth. End entrance under embattled porch. 2- and 3-light mullion and
transom windows throughout. Interior. Not inspected but said to have
quointed vaulting with ribs and late C14 piscina to ground floor of centre
range. Steeton Hall has been much altered and added to. The centre range
is reputed to have housed a chaped originally. Parts of the right-hand
range were in a state of some delapidation at time of re-survey. Yorkshire
Archaeological Journal , vol. XXI, p. 209.

Listing NGR: SE4834131400

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Source: English Heritage

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