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Vale Lodge, Ripley

Description: Vale Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 331574

OS Grid Reference: SE2845560637
OS Grid Coordinates: 428455, 460637
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0409, -1.5670

Location: Main Street, Ripley, North Yorkshire HG3 3AX

Locality: Ripley
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 3AX

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Listing Text

SE 2860-2960 (west side)

8/69 Vale Lodge


Farmhouse, now house. Early-mid C19. Part of the estate village of Sir
William Amcotts Ingilby. Coursed squared gritstone, grey slate roof. 2
storeys, 3 x 2 bays. In Gothick style. Plinth. 2 steps up to central 4
panel door, the upper 2 panels with trefoil heads; interlaced glazing bars
to pointed overlight; pointed-arched door-head with a double chamfer
decorated with flower-heads in relief; the chamfers terminating in shields
with star motifs at impost level. All windows have pointed sashes with
interlaced glazing bars; the arches of 2 pieces with star in relief at
impost level as doorway. Square hoodmoulds to all openings. Moulded eaves
cornice and shallow blocking course; hipped roof with 4 octagonal-flue
corniced end stacks. Sir William's father, Sir John (d1815) was responsible
for the rebuilding of the castle and coach-house ranges. Sir William used
the flower motifs, Ingilby star, 2-piece lintels and window forms from the
gatehouse pedestrian entrance and the windows of the north (coach-house)
range of the Castle courtyard in the designs for several houses in the
village: Castle Close is identical, Birchwood farmhouse and Horngarth only
differ in the chimney positions and Star House was built to the same design.

Listing NGR: SE2845760638

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Source: English Heritage

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