Description: Hoyland Hall
Date Listed: 18 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 334274
OS Grid Reference: SE2735910239
OS Grid Coordinates: 427359, 410239
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5880, -1.5882
SE 2711 HIGH HOYLAND CHURCH LANE
7/147 Hoyland Hall
Large house. c1720. Probably for Sir Henry Wentworth. Coursed squared
stone with ashlar dressings, stone slate roof. Three storeys, double-pile,
five bays. Symmetrical front. Plinth. Angle pilasters rising as rusticated
quoins on first and second floors. Central, panelled door with overlight, in
moulded architrave with an open segmental pediment, on console brackets,
which breaks through ground-floor band. Tall sash windows (lower glazing has
gone). Slightly shorter first floor sashes, as before. Short 6-pane sashes
to second floor. The central windows to first and second floors are linked
by an ashlar apron. Moulded eaves cornice. Gable copings on short moulded
kneelers. Truncated ashlar end stacks. Rear: Similar to front but plainer.
No doorway. Ground-floor windows to bays 4 and 5 have been replaced by a
large C20 single window. No eaves cornice. Central windows in each return
lighting corridors and stairways.
Interior: Brick vaulted cellars. Simple C18 panelling and heavy moulded
cornices to first floor rooms. Panelled doors and shutters.
Listing NGR: SE2735910239
Source: English Heritage
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