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Description: Whitley Hall Hotel
Date Listed: 25 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 335465
OS Grid Reference: SK3450694887
OS Grid Coordinates: 434506, 394887
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4496, -1.4819
There is also a scheduled monument, Wayside and Boundary Cross on the South Side of Elliott Lane, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.
SK39SW ECCLESFIELD ELLIOT LANE
10/142 Whitley Hall Hotel
as Whitley Hall)
House now restaurant, C16, C17 and C18 with C19 and C20 additions and
alterations. Sandstone: earliest work rubble, ashlar garden front, C19
work dressed. Stone slate roofs replaced in part by C20 tiles. U-
shaped range of buildings. Garden front: c1700 2½-storey, 7-bay front
to an earlier core with 2-storey, 3-bay C17 wing projecting to left and
2-storey, 4-bay double wing of C17, C19 and C20 projecting to right.
c1700 front: Rusticated quoins. Central doorway in heavily moulded
surround (now partly rendered),consoles and broken segmental pediment.
All ground floor bays have 24-pane sashes in architraves. 12-pane
sashes in architraves to 1st floor with sundial above central window.
2 gables each with a blind oeil-de-boeuf. Copings to linking parapet
and gables. Wing to left: chamfered plinth, central C17 studded oak
door in quoined surround with Tudor-arched lintel. Iron casements
with leaded lights in tall architraves. Moulded kneelers and gable
copings to left. Wing to right: 1980 infill to left has 3 windows to
each floor. C19 bay to right with door and window. Ashlar ridge
stacks to main range and wings. Entrance front: entrance in recess
between 2 C19 2-storey gabled projections. Door in projecting reeded
stone surround with frieze and cornice. To right an early ovolo-
moulded stair window with mullion and 2 transoms. To lst floor left a
4-light double-chamfered mullion window with king mullion and Gothic
glazing. Right return: chamfered plinth. 2 rusticated door surrounds
with keyblocks dated 1683, right door widened. Dripmould raised over
door surrounds. 2-light double-chamfered mullion windows to left.
A section of timber-framed walling to right incorporates some old
wallposts. Crow-stepped gable to far right. Interior: within the
right door of the right return: a chamfered quoined doorway with flat-
pointed lintel inscribed 'WILLIAM PARKER/MADE THIS WORKE/1584'. To
upper right room of garden front: oak panelling and good plaster
ceiling with floral motifs in high relief.
Listing NGR: SK3450694887
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Source: English Heritage
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