Description: Huddleston Hall
Date Listed: 4 July 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 326350
OS Grid Reference: SE4666633979
OS Grid Coordinates: 446666, 433979
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8000, -1.2930
HUDDLESTON WITH NEWTHORPE LAITH STAID LANE
SE 43 SE
6/12 Huddleston Hall
Manor house. Late C16. For the Hungate family. Huddleston limestone
coursed squared stone with brick upper sections of stacks and stone slate
roof. H-shaped on plan. 2 storeys with attics and with cellar to left,
single-bay wings with single-bay centre. Plinth. Quoins. Centre has 2
Tudor-arched entrances with quoined and chamfered jambs, that to left now
partly-blocked, that to right with studded 5-long-panel door. Between these
a 5-light mullion and transom window within double-chamfered surround.
First-floor band continues across wings. Similar window to first floor
under hood-mould. Gable to centre contains 3-light mullion window. Wings
have 3-light mullion and transom windows with partly-blocked 3-light mullion
windows to gables. 2-light mullion and transom windows to inner returns.
Windows mainly have leaded diamond panes. Shaped kneelers and ashlar
coping. Massive stack to centre rear and to left side with side and rear
end stacks to wings. Further mullion windows, some with transoms to other
elevations. Interior: has dog-leg, closed-string service staircase with
remains of large, turned balusters. Reputed to have contemporary main
staircase with similar balusters now boarded in. Pevsner N, Yorkshire, The
West Riding, 1979, p276. Ambler, The Old Halls and Manor Houses of
Yorkshire, p 71. Yorkshire Archaeological Journal Vol XXI, p 202.
Listing NGR: SE4666633979
Source: English Heritage
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