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Youlton Hall, Youlton

Description: Youlton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 June 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 332133

OS Grid Reference: SE4910663424
OS Grid Coordinates: 449106, 463424
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0644, -1.2512

Locality: Youlton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO61 1QL

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Listing Text


1/40 Youlton Hall



House, remains of much larger building. C16, late Cl7 and early C18, rebuilding of
1963. Timber frame of c1500 encased in brick late Cl7 and early C18; pantile
roof. 2 storeys. L-shaped plan: hall on left, gable-end on, with wing at
right-angles on right. Hall: truncated 1963, front gable now C20 work with
2 20-pane sash bow windows to ground floor and an 8-pane bow window above.
Stepped brick kneelers, shaped gable with brick coping. 2 lateral stacks on
left, the front one large and added late C16. Right return has a 16-pane sash
in flush wood architrave to ground floor and a tripartite sash above. Wing:
2 lst-floor windows. Central 4-panel door in wooden doorcase with frieze and
cornice. 12-pane sashes to ground floor, those to left of door with glazing
bars and flush wood architrave, two to right under cambered brick arches. 2
side-sliding sashes above. Stepped and dentilled eaves. Stepped brick kneelers.
Central diamond-set ridge stack and another to right end. Rear of hall: remains
of 2 brick dripmoulds over renewed lst-floor windows. Oeils-de-boeuf with brick
hoodmould above. Shaped dutch gable. Interior: hall has large fireplace with
inglenook and bressummer, and reputedly a hiding-place inserted in the late
C16 (see former list description); large-scanning spine-beams and joists. Wing
also has large fireplace with inglenook and bressummer and large-scantling beams.
The house is on a moated site where the younger branch of the Roos family of
Helmsley had a seat. This passed by marriage to the Ellerker family who resided
here from 1345 to the end of Cl7 (VCH, p89). VCH North Riding, Vol 2, p89.

Listing NGR: SE4910663424

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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