Description: Fulford Hall
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 326148
OS Grid Reference: SE6074148427
OS Grid Coordinates: 460741, 448427
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9284, -1.0764
FULFORD FULFORD HALL LANE
SE 64 NW
5/36 Fulford Hall
House. Early-mid C18 with reputed Cll origins and later additions and
alterations including wings to rear of mid-late C18, C19 extension to left
and porch of 1902. For the Keys family. Pinkish-orange brick with red
brick and sandstone dressings and partly-exposed Cll core of magnesian
limestone and red plain tile roof. 2 storeys, 10 bays, of which 2 rightmost
are C19. Red brick quoins to C18 block. Entrance to 5th bay an 8-fielded-
panel door within single-storey Tudor revival porch with round-arched
opening beneath heraldic motif of Keys family, cornice and low parapet.
Mainly 12-pane sashes under flat arches of red rubbed brick, those to first
8 bays with red brick quoined jambs. Otherwise full-height staircase window
to 3rd bay an unequally-hung, 15-pane sash with radial glazing to the head
under round arch of red rubbed brick and with red brick quoined jambs. 4-
course first floor band. Dentil eaves band. Roof in 2 levels. Ridge and
rear stacks. Interior: entrance hall has C17 oak panelling, similar
panelling to drawing room and first floor dressing room (now painted) all of
which was inserted at beginning of C20. C18 open-well staircase has
barleysugar-on-vase balusters. Egg and dart moulded surround to staircase
window. Hall ceiling has moulding to ground and first floors. Various
inscribed and dated lead rainwater buckets: 'ROJ 1736', 'JK 1766', 'GW
1691', 'RO 1745'. Rainwater head to rear inscribed and dated 'JK 1764'.
North Yorkshire Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report Number 830.
Listing NGR: SE6074148427
Source: English Heritage
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