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Silton Hall, Nether Silton

Description: Silton Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 332183

OS Grid Reference: SE4543292361
OS Grid Coordinates: 445432, 492361
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3248, -1.3030

Location: West Lane, Nether Silton, North Yorkshire YO7 2JZ

Locality: Nether Silton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO7 2JZ

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Listing Text

(west side)
8/46 Silton Hall

House. Late C16 origins, early C17, late C18 and 1838, the latter for
Colonel Hicks. Ashlar with pantile roof. South front: 2 storeys, 3 1/2 bays
with wing to rear right and rear range. 2 right-hand bays: late C18. On
left a glazed door and fanlight with radial glazing bars in stone architrave
with pilasters and keyed archivolt; above it an 8-pane casement in plain
stone surround with projecting sill. Right bay has a full height bow with
unequally hung 20-pane sash to ground floor and 16-pane sash above, both
with stone lintels and sills. Eaves band, ashlar coping to left. Left bay:
octagonal full-height tower of 1838 having 4-centred-arched openings, a
glazed door to left-hand side, the first-floor windows with Gothic glazing
bars, a stone band and corniced parapet. Tower linked to main block by
narrow bay which has a 12-pane sash and 2 small single-light arched windows
above. Hipped roofs. Ridge stacks. Rear (north wing): late C16. A late
C16 central doorway with a lintel cambered on the underside. Right return:
C18. 6 bays. C19 double 4-pane sashes to ground floor and 4-pane sashes to
first floor. Ashlar coping and bellcote to right end. At one time a
school for orphans of the clergy founded in 1749 and established here 1800.
Colonel Hicks was in the Light Dragoons and fought at the Battle of

Listing NGR: SE4543292361

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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