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Glaisdale Hall and Forecourt Wall, Glaisdale

Description: Glaisdale Hall and Forecourt Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 October 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 328003

OS Grid Reference: NZ7727105506
OS Grid Coordinates: 477271, 505506
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4391, -0.8101

Location: Glaisdale Hall Lane, Glaisdale, North Yorkshire YO21 2PB

Locality: Glaisdale
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO21 2PB

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Listing Text


Glaisdale Hall and
8/84 forecourt wall (formerly
6/10/69 listed as part of
barns to north of


Farmhouse, 1798 dated over door, with right extension of 1820.
Coursed squared herringbone-tooled sandstone with raised V-jointed
quoins. Pantiled roof with stone copings, kneelers and stacks.
2 storeys, 3 bays and 2-bay extension. Main house has central
6-panel door with overlight and C19 sashes flanking and above,
symmetrical. All have quoins matching those at angles, and lintels
carved as false voussoirs. Corniced end chimneys. Right extension,
a rebuilding of earlier downhouse, has 2 later sashes below and
1 above. A double external staircase on right return suggests a
hay or corn loft on first floor originally. Rear elevation shows 2
original windows in left part of main house; others recent replacements,
including long stair window. Interior: 6-panel doors downstairs;
4-panel doors in early C19 panelled partitions upstairs. Staircase
with 2 turned balusters to a tread, shaped tread ends and ramped
handrail. Original heavy back door with long iron hinges. Wall
around small forecourt of similar material to house, with matching
quoins. Central pair of taller gateposts with swept pyramidal tops.

R.C.H.M. op.cit. p. 170.

Listing NGR: NZ7727105506

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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