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Stainley Hall, North Stainley with Sleningford

Description: Stainley Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 23 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 331097

OS Grid Reference: SE2870976522
OS Grid Coordinates: 428709, 476522
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1837, -1.5616

Location: A6108, North Stainley, North Yorkshire HG4 3HN

Locality: North Stainley with Sleningford
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG4 3HN

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Listing Text

SLENINGFORD (west side, off)

2/93 Stainley Hall (formerly
listed as North Stainley
23.4.52 Hall)


Country house. 1715 for Miles Staveley with C19 additions and restoration
in 1985. Flemish bond, ashlar plinth and details, stone slate roof.
Quoins. 3 storeys, 5 first-floor windows. Central 6-panel door, rusticated
columns and pediment containing the inscription, "M.S. 1715". Flanking and
first-floor windows - sashes with glazing bars in eared and shouldered
architraves with keystones. 6-pane sashes with eared achitraves to second
floor. Eaves cornice and blocking course renewed. Hipped roof, lateral
stack left, ridge stack right. Rear: rendered, repositioned door in
projecting service wing to left has alternate quoined surround and 5-part
lintel. Bay window to right. Garden wall attached to left front, and
service range and courtyard to right, all rebuilt c1985. Interior: in
process of restoration at time of resurvey. Ground floor left: main room
with fireplace, overmantle, wall panels, 4-panel ceiling, door surrounds
with broken pediments, all decorated with plaster relief designs of scrolls,
birds, shells and classical motifs. Doorway through to rear room with bay
window. Rear centre - staircase hall with 2 flights of stairs with fine
gadrooned balusters. Treads and staircase window decorated with key
pattern. First floor: rear right room has original panelling (in process of
restoration) - large moulded panels, and internal shutters.

Listing NGR: SE2870976522

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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