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Skating Pond Lining and Tank Approx 150 Metres to North North West of Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Beningbrough, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0221 / 54°1'19"N

Longitude: -1.2142 / 1°12'51"W

OS Eastings: 451579

OS Northings: 458741

OS Grid: SE515587

Mapcode National: GBR MPYX.XY

Mapcode Global: WHD9Q.B51F

Entry Name: Skating Pond Lining and Tank Approx 150 Metres to North North West of Hall

Listing Date: 20 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151002

English Heritage Legacy ID: 332099

Location: Beningbrough, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, YO30

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Beningbrough

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Newton-on-Ouse All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 55 NW BENINGBROUGH BENINGBROUGH HALL

4/6 Skating pond lining
and tank approx 150 m
to north-north-west of
hall

GV II

Skating pond lining and tank. c1900. For the Dawnays of Beningbrough Hall. Stone.
Irregular square-ended gourd-shaped plan. Shallow stone lining to pond with iron-
grille over drain in bottom on south side. Outside the pond next to this drain is a
stone slab covering a tank. The plan of the pond is presumably of a design to
enable skaters to move in a figure of 8. Water was pumped up from the River Ouse by
means of a pump house (q.v.). It was constructed between the surveys taken for the
1893 and 1907 Ordnance Survey maps. A second skating pond to the south-west of the
hall is now partly infilled.


Listing NGR: SE5157958741

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