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The Manor House, Coxwold

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 332751

OS Grid Reference: SE5322477166
OS Grid Coordinates: 453224, 477166
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1875, -1.1859

Location: Thirsk Bank, Coxwold, North Yorkshire YO61 4AD

Locality: Coxwold
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO61 4AD

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Listing Text

SE 5277-5377
(south side)
- The Manor House

Part of larger manor house, once attached to Colville Hall (qv), now farmhouse.
Early C17, probably with earlier origins and with later additions and altera-
tions. Rubble sandstone, pantile roof. T-shaped plan with C18 wing added to
rear. 2 storeys, with cellar at east end. South elevation: 4 first-floor win-
dows. Ground floor, from left: 2-light casement window; 2-light casement window
in door surround; part-glazed 4-panel door with timber trellis porch; 2-light
casement window in double-chamfered door surround; large casement window;
single-light double-chamfered window next to external stack of parlour fire-
place. First floor: 3-light casement window; 3-light double-chamfered mullion
window; two 2-light double-chamfered mullion windows. Shaped kneelers, ashlar
coping. Brick stacks at left end and between 2nd and 3rd first-floor windows;
brick superstructure at eaves level to external stack already mentioned; ball
finial to ridge of right coping. Rear, to left of wing: ground-floor single-
light double-chamfered window; first-floor single-light double-chamfered window
and 2-light double-chamfered mullion window. To right of wing: blocked openings
including right-hand jamb of Tudor-arched doorway partly visible inside,
ground-floor single-light window and part of first-floor window; ovolo-shaped
kneeler and moulded coping to left. Right return: cellar window; ground-floor
2-light double-chamfered mullion window and early-C15 sash window with thick
glazing bars; first-floor 3-light side-sliding sash window. Interior: in part
of original north wall, masked by kitchen wing, chamfered Tudor-arched doorway
and part of another which is also partly visible on outside, and ground-floor.
2-light double-chamfered mullion window; old oak board door; good beams carrying
first-floor, some chamfered and of oak; in parlour at right end, early C18 fire-
place with architrave, scotia frieze and early-C19 cast-iron gate.

Listing NGR: SE5322577165

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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