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Low Hall, West Ayton

Description: Low Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 327064

OS Grid Reference: SE9872784304
OS Grid Coordinates: 498727, 484304
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2449, -0.4864

Location: Garth End Road, Ugthorpe, North Yorkshire YO13 9JN

Locality: West Ayton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO13 9JN

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Listing Text

SE 9884
(east side)
Low Hall

House. Late C17 with later alteration and extension. Rendered, with
pantile roof and rebuilt brick stacks. 2-cell, central-entry plan with rear
service range added. 2-storey, symmetrical 3-window front. C20 central
part-glazed, gabled porch contains 4-panel door in stone basket-arched
chamfered doorway. Later open-pedimented doorcase on fluted pilasters with
ball mouldings in place of dentils. C20 fenestration. Rear: C20
fenestration with a single surviving 16-pane sash to first floor right.
Interior: closed string straight staircase with splat balusters. Front and
back harr-hung plank doors in deeply splayed openings with timber bolts and
lock boxes. Ground floor room to left has a spine beam with ovolo moulding.
A carved spice cupboard door has been re-used in a cupboard to the left of
the window. First floor room to left has a fine early C19 fireplace with
detached fluted Ionic columns and entablature. In the attic a C19 boxed bed
survives at the head of the stairs, and the firehood in the room to the

Listing NGR: SE9872784304

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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