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Whitwell Hall, Whitwell-on-the-Hill

Description: Whitwell Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 November 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 329553

OS Grid Reference: SE7195965883
OS Grid Coordinates: 471959, 465883
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0838, -0.9015

Location: Whitwell-on-the-Hill, North Yorkshire YO60 7JJ

Locality: Whitwell-on-the-Hill
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO60 7JJ

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Listing Text

(west side)

29.11.76 Whitwell Hall


Country house. 1835 by Pritchard and Watson. Limestone ashlar, Westmorland
slate roof. Central hall with radiating rooms and main stair to gallery.
In Tudor style. 2 storeys and attic, 3 bays 1:3:1 divided by pilaster
buttresses. To centre a single-storey embattled canted bay with 3-light
cusped straight-headed windows. To outer bays: 4-light traceried 4-centred
windows. First floor band carrying cusped square-headed windows,of 2 light
to central bay and 3 lights to outer bays. Embattled parapet on decorative
corbels with central gable containing 2-light cusped window surmounted by
finial. Octagonal angle turrets. Hipped roof with decorative octagonal
stacks. Entrance to right return front under porte-cochere with tudor
arches surmounted by openwork parapet with quatrefoil motif.

Listing NGR: SE7195965883

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Source: English Heritage

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