Description: Skelton Hall
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
SE 55 NE SKELTON THE GREEN
(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
Source: English Heritage
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