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Mount Grace House, East Harlsey

Description: Mount Grace House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 31 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 332434

OS Grid Reference: SE4485798479
OS Grid Coordinates: 444857, 498479
Latitude/Longitude: 54.3798, -1.3109

Location: East Harlsey, North Yorkshire DL6 2DB

Locality: East Harlsey
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL6 2DB

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Listing Text

SE 49 NW
(east side, off)
2/1 Mount Grace House
House, formerly gatehouse to Mount Grace Priory. C15, C17, restored and
extended in 1901. Ashlar, coursed squared stone, graduated stone slate and
pantile roofs. To right is C17 part, dated 1654, of 2 storeys with attics
and 7 bays. To left is C15 part, 2 bays with scattered fenestration. C17
part has offset angle buttresses to right and between bays 1 and 2. To
centre is a full height porch, board door inside, doorway has 4-centred arch
with gabled hoodmould, date inscribed "1654". First-floor band, 3-light
mullion-and-transom first-floor window, with hoodmould, eaves band, embattled
parapet with ball finials. All windows are 3-light mullion-and-transom
windows with hoodmoulds, those to ground floor slightly larger than those
above. 3 right-hand bays have moulded stone cornice, above bay
a C20 dormer. Other bays have embattled parapets. Above porch
and between 2 left-hand bays are gabled dormers with ball finials, that to
left has 3-light mullion window, that to right has 6-light sash. C15 left
part: 3 offset angle buttresses. To right is shouldered headed doorway,
above a 2-light mullion-and-transom window, to its right a 4-centred-arched
single-light window. Other windows are single-light chamfered openings,
apart from that on left of first floor which is of 2 lights. Above four C20
dormers. 3 ridge stacks. End stacks, that to left a large external stack
with embattled top, others have plinths, bands, 2 shafts and moulded
cornices. Rear: much altered in 1901. Interior altered.

Listing NGR: SE4485498475

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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