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Westow Hall, Westow

Description: Westow Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 328815

OS Grid Reference: SE7541965170
OS Grid Coordinates: 475419, 465170
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0769, -0.8488

Location: Henlow Lane, Westow, North Yorkshire YO60 7NE

Locality: Westow
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7NE

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Listing Text

SE 76 NE (east side)

2/111 Westow Hall
(formerly listed as The Hall)

House. Late C17 with C20 remodelling. Hammer-dressed limestone with ashlar
dressings, and pantile roof. Staircase hallway entry with 2 cross wings to
rear. 2 storeys and attic, 7 bays. Rusticated quoins. Central bay breaks
forward slightly and is ashlar-faced. Half-glazed door in Gibbs surround
carrying broken segmental pediment. 15-pane unequal sashes in keyed stone
architraves to ground and first floors, that to centre of first floor
flanked by pilasters, cyma-moulded eaves course. Casements to C20 inserted
attic dormers, with alternate triangular and segmental heads. Gable coping,
shaped kneelers, end and ridge stacks. Interior: 2 good carved wooden
fireplaces with foliate designs. Blocked tripartite fireplace to kitchen.
Open string column-on-vase staircase with ramped handrail. Early Sun Fire
Insurance plaque to left gable end.

Listing NGR: SE7541965170

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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