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Old Hall Farmhouse, Walden Stubbs

Description: Old Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 326484

OS Grid Reference: SE5488616861
OS Grid Coordinates: 454886, 416861
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6454, -1.1712

Location: Walden Stubbs, North Yorkshire DN6 9BU

Locality: Walden Stubbs
Local Authority: Selby District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN6 9BU

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Listing Text

SE 51 NW
(north side)

5/11 Old Hall Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
25.3.68 Walden Hall)

Wrongly marked on OS map as Stubbs Hall. Farmhouse. C17 in 2 stages of
build with later alterations including those of early C19. Magnesian
limestone rubble with some rendering, ashlar and brick dressings and stone
slate roof. L-shaped on plan. 2 storeys, bays plus 2-storey, single-
bay wing. Main range: quoins; doorcase bay has quoined and ovolo-
moulded jambs with heavy, moulded lintel, hoodmould. Studded, panelled
door. Above, a plaque with carved coat of arms. 4-light mullion window
within double-chamfered surround and with chamfered mullions and hoodmould
to left of door and similar 3-light window to east. Above 2 similar 3-light
windows without hoods. End bay has blocked openings with brick cambered
arches under brick relieving arches. Hipped roof. Ridge stacks. Wing:
plinth; to right return a blocked entrance within chamfered surround with
quoined jambs and heavy lintel showing C17 tooling. 5-light mullion window
within double-chamfered surround to ground floor, similar 2- and 3-light
windows above. To left return are further mullion windows and remains of
window surrounds. Staircase window a 12-pane sash within quoined brick
surround. To rear a blocked entrance within chamfered, Tudor-arched
surround. Further entrance to rear within quoined and chamfered surround.
Interior. Panelled round-arched doors, late C17 dogleg staircase with oak
balustrade carved with cherubs and foliage to first-floor level after Jean
le Pautre and with splat balusters to second-floor level, and dado rail to
wall side. Living room has inglenook fireplace with concealed bressumer
beam. Rear room has partly-revealed stone fireplace with chamfered
surround. Bressumer beam to kitchen. Substantial remains of C17 oak
panelling to first floor and panelled doors. One bedroom has Tudor-arched
stone fireplace with ovolo-moulded surround.

Listing NGR: SE5488616861

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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