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Crakehall Hall and Garden Walls

A Grade II* Listed Building in Crakehall, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3056 / 54°18'20"N

Longitude: -1.6247 / 1°37'29"W

OS Eastings: 424515

OS Northings: 490063

OS Grid: SE245900

Mapcode National: GBR KL3N.1B

Mapcode Global: WHC71.01LL

Entry Name: Crakehall Hall and Garden Walls

Listing Date: 22 August 1966

Last Amended: 29 January 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1150922

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332318

Location: Crakehall, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Crakehall

Built-Up Area: Great Crakehall

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

CRAKEHALL THE GREEN
SE 2490-2590
(east side)
7/35 Crakehall Hall and garden
walls (formerly listed as
22.8.66 Crakenhall Hall (house,
stables and walls))
GV
II*
House and garden walls. Early C18. Coursed squared stone, ashlar
dressings, graduated stone slate roof. Symmetrical front. 3 storeys, 7
bays. Large 3-storey wing to rear. Ashlar plinth, chamfered quoins. 3
steps up to central half-glazed door and 3-pane overlight in late C18 stone
Doric porch, 2 pairs of columns on plinths, fluted frieze, cornice and
blocking course. All windows on first 2 floors are sashes with glazing
bars, those to second floor are 6-pane sashes. All windows have moulded
architraves with keystones, those to ground floor have continuous sill band.
Moulded eaves band. Hipped roof. Ridge stacks to rear. To each side of
house are brick quadrant walls, stone coped, ramped up at outer ends to
plain stone piers, with domed tops. To centre of each wall is a 4-panel
door, in rusticated stone architrave with double keystone. From the right-
hand pier a high stone rubble wall with flat stone coping, forms a boundary
to the east side of the green. Interior: entrance hall has dado rail with
Vitruvian scroll motif. Doors to rooms on each side have eared architraves
with pediments. Large open-well staircase with bulb and umbrella balusters.
Venetian stair window with Ionic columns. The right-hand front room has
Kent style overmantel with mirror surmounted by a broken pediment with shell
motif to centre. Early C18 fielded panelling, dado rail and dentilled
cornice.


Listing NGR: SE2451590063

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