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The Old Hall, Snainton

Description: The Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 327429

OS Grid Reference: SE9174782107
OS Grid Coordinates: 491747, 482107
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2265, -0.5942

Location: West Lane, Silpho, North Yorkshire YO13 9AR

Locality: Snainton
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO13 9AR

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Listing Text

(south side)

12/109 The Old Hall
18.1.67 (formerly listed as
Snainton Hall)


House, now 2 dwellings. Mid C18 probably with earlier origins; extended
late C18; altered and subdivided late C19. House of squared sandstone with
herringbone-tooled quoins, slate roof and rebuilt brick stacks. Extension
partly red brick with pantile roof and brick stacks. 3-cell, cross-passage
house with later extensions to right and to front. Entrance front: 2-
storey, 5-bay front, the end bays single storey and extended forward. Right
of centre door of 6 raised and fielded panels in painted raised and keyed
surround with added pedimented door-hood. 16-pane sashes in similar
surrounds to gable ends of projecting wings and to first floor. End and
centre left stacks. To right, 1½ storey, L-shaped extension, with 4-panel
door and overlight beneath flat arch, and 2-light, 12-pane horizontal
sliding sashes. Garden front: 2-storey, 4-window front, with single storey
and attic extension to left. Door of 6 recessed panels in raised keyed
surround within C20 gabled porch. Unequal 15-pane sash over door and 16-
pane sashes to remaining windows. Painted raised surrounds to ground-floor
windows. First-floor windows have painted heavy lintels replacing keyed
lintels, traces of which remain. Coped gables and shaped kneelers. End and
right of centre stacks. Extension has ground-floor window with heavy tooled
lintel, and flat dormer to attic. Coped gable and shaped kneeler to left.
Centre stack. Gable end to extension: 4-pane sash beneath keyed segmental
arch and painted stone sill to ground floor. 2-light, 12-pane horizontal-
sliding sash to first floor. Interior: open-string, dog-leg staircase rises
to attic; turned balusters and newels, moulded, ramped-up handrail, and
shaped tread ends. The ground-floor room to end left has panelled window
recesses and shutters. Ground-floor cross-passage doors are of 6 recessed
moulded panels. On the first floor there are several doors of 6 raised and
fielded panels.

Listing NGR: SE9175182104

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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