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Manor House (Public Library and Court House) and Wall Adjoining, Stokesley

Description: Manor House (Public Library and Court House) and Wall Adjoining

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 332009

OS Grid Reference: NZ5258908627
OS Grid Coordinates: 452589, 508627
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4703, -1.1901

Locality: Stokesley
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: TS9 5DL

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Listing Text


5.5.52 Manor House (Public
Library and Court
House) and wall


Early C18 and early C19. Two builds. Dressed sandstone. Older part has modern
pantiled roof, newer part hipped Welsh slate. Older part: two storeys, three windows,
double span. Cornice and parapet with balustraded panels. C19 sash windows in
architraves first floor. Ground floor windows also have pulvinated frieze and cornice
and are extended full height. Modern part glazed porch to modern central double door
in similar surround. High plinth. Later part three storeys, three windows. Raised
quoins. Sash windows with glazing bars in stone architraves, ground floor having
pulvinated friezes and continuous bracketed cornice, pedimented over central window.
One-storey old wing to R. Stone modillion eaves cornice and corniced stone chimney.
Interior: Ground floor rooms have handsome moulded and modillioned cornices and carved
window woodwork. Fragmentary detail of high quality in older part. Segmental arcaded
screen wall from north-east corner.

Listing NGR: NZ5258908627

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Source: English Heritage

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