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Cambleforth Hall, Camblesforth

Description: Cambleforth Hall

Grade: I
Date Listed: 17 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 326451

OS Grid Reference: SE6467826140
OS Grid Coordinates: 464678, 426140
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7277, -1.0212

Location: Brigg Lane, Camblesforth, North Yorkshire YO8 8HT

Locality: Camblesforth
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO8 8HT

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Listing Text

(west side)
5/1 Camblesforth Hall (No 9)
House now 2 dwellings. c1700 with later additions and alterations including
single-storey range to rear of no special interest. Probably by John Etty
of York. Reddish-brown brick in English bond with ashlar dressings and
slate roof. 2 storeys, with attics, 7 bays, window bays project slightly.
Plinth with moulded ashlar coping. Quoins. Central entrance a 6-fielded-
panel door within moulded architrave with frieze with floral scrolls and
consoles supporting broken pediment with plinth for bust. 18-pane sashes to
ground floor and first floor under flat arches of gauged brick. Overhanging
eaves with modillions. Pedimented roof dormers have 12-pane Yorkshire
sashes. Ridge stacks. Hipped roof with central well. To rear a 35-pane
unequally-hung sash with radial glazing to head under round brick arch with
ashlar keystone and imposts. To east facade an 8-panel door in Gibbs
surround with devil mask keystone. Interior. Substantial remains of
original interior including dogleg staircase with vase-on-ball balustrade
and large ball finials to newel posts, also first- and second-floor flights
of similar service staircase. Moulded panelling, ceilings and fireplaces
remain to most rooms. Panelled doors, some with shouldered architraves.
Not fully inspected. N Pevsner, Yorkshire, The West Riding, 1979, p 154.

Listing NGR: SE6467826140

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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