Description: Shaw Hall
Date Listed: 22 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 331393
OS Grid Reference: SE1702852277
OS Grid Coordinates: 417028, 452277
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9663, -1.7419
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SE 15 SE ASKWITH ASKWITH MOOR ROAD
6/1 Shaw Hall
House. Dated 1687 with C19 and C20 alterations. Coursed squared gritstone,
graduated stone slate roof partly replaced by purple slates. 2 storeys,
4 bays. Lobby-entrance plan. Quoins. Advanced gabled porch bay 2 with
6-panel door, quoined chamfered jambs and shallow-arched lintel with
inscription: "IN 1687", hoodmould over. Segmental-arched niche above
contains a carved head on a plinth with the inscription "R Gill 1848".
Moulded copings to gable with bulbous kneelers and ball finial right.
House: bay 1 to left of porch: C20 blocking to cart entrance with wooden
lintel, has plank door and 4-pane window; 2-light recessed chamfered mullion
window above, the mullion removed. Right of porch: recessed chamfered
windows throughout. Curved wall across the angle between porch and house
wall has a blocked segmental-arched window and stone slate roof; small
square window above. Bays 3 and 4: C20 door far right in sawn stone
surround. Two 4-light transom and mullion windows to each floor, those on
the ground floor taller and having the central mullion removed and a C19
casement inserted; continuous dripmould at first-floor level. Bulbous
kneelers, gable coping, end stacks and a larger ridge stack opposite the
entrance, all corniced. Interior not inspected at resurvey. The first-
floor left mullion-and-transom window has a panel of probably early leaded
Listing NGR: SE1702852277
Source: English Heritage
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