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Lakeside Folly, Moreby Hall Estate, Stillingfleet

Description: Lakeside Folly, Moreby Hall Estate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 326224

OS Grid Reference: SE5953442900
OS Grid Coordinates: 459534, 442900
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8789, -1.0959

Location: Stillingfleet, North Yorkshire YO19 6HN

Locality: Stillingfleet
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO19 6HN

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Listing Text

SE 54 SE
(west side, off)
8/111 Lakeside Folly, Moreby
Hall Estate

Folly. c.1832 incorporating probably C14 remains. Magnesian limestone
ashlar with brick patching. Gothic. Oblong on plan. 1 tall storey. To
right side, chamfered plinth surmounted by narrow angle pilaster buttresses
with pinnacles. Central entrance a 4-centre-headed arch with roll-moulding
and chamfered jambs. Above are 3 heraldic shields. To lake front: similar
pilaster buttresses to ends. 2 pointed windows under flat heads with
trefoils in the spandrels and with badly-eroded tracery. To rear: window
with reticulated tracery. Windows reputed to have come from York Minster
after fire of 1829.

Listing NGR: SE5953442900

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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