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Skelton Hall, Skelton

Description: Skelton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 328615

OS Grid Reference: SE5690756620
OS Grid Coordinates: 456907, 456620
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0025, -1.1333

Location: The Village, Skelton, York YO30 1XX

Locality: Skelton
County: City of York
Country: England
Postcode: YO30 1XX

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Listing Text

(north-east side, off)

4/81 Skelton Hall


House. 1824 with C20 alterations. Built for Mrs Mary Thompson, widow of
Henry Thompson of Kirby Hall. White brick with Welsh slate roof. 2
storeys, 7 first-floor windows with central 5-bay section breaking forward.
Double-leaf glazed door in Doric porch flanked by unequal 6-pane sashes.
Left wing: three C20 casements. Right wing: C20 conservatory. First-floor
band forms continuous sill to sashes with glazing bars. Flat brick arches
to all windows. Band above first-floor windows. Wide cornice. Hipped roof
to central section. Stacks to left end and rising through pitch of roof.
Interior: much altered during conversion of house into 2 dwellings. Hallway
has round arch held on fluted pilasters and moulded frieze. Doors to
reception rooms in fluted architraves. Fine cast-iron grate to study.
Original staircase with cast-iron balustrade survives but is no longer in
original position. Stapleton and Thompson: Skelton Village 1971.

Listing NGR: SE5690156620

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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