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Bishopton Lodge

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ripon, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.135 / 54°8'6"N

Longitude: -1.5418 / 1°32'30"W

OS Eastings: 430035

OS Northings: 471117

OS Grid: SE300711

Mapcode National: GBR KNPM.0G

Mapcode Global: WHC7V.9B1C

Entry Name: Bishopton Lodge

Listing Date: 27 May 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296147

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329997

Location: Ripon, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Ripon

Built-Up Area: Ripon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

2/21 (north side)
No 7
GV (Bishopton Lodge)


Mid-C18. Brown brick. Pyramidal stone slate roof with weather-vane. Two storeys.
Wood modillioned eaves cornice. Three bays: sashes with glazing bars and chanelled
stucco voussoirs. Rusticated quoins. One canted ground floor low window with
modillioned wooden cornice door with 6 fielded panels, oblong fanlight with glazing
bars, moulded surround and moulded cornice. One-storey extensions to east and west:
2 bays each. First bay has blocked round-arched carriage entrance with chanelled
stucco voussoirs. Second bay has sash with glazing bars and chanelled stucco
voussoirs, and semi-circular attic window with chanelled stucco voissoirs.

Interior. Fine staircase hall with ornamental plaster ceiling: figure of putto with
laurel sprig chain, plus clouds, surrounded by Rococo ornament at 4 corners.
Staircase has closed string, turned balusters and spiral curtail. Stone flagged floor
with black marble quarries. Late C18 chimneypiece and late C19 wainscotting ground
floor south-east room, south-west ground floor room has contemporary chimneypiece, and
plaster ceiling with egg-and-dart cornices to beams, and Rococo ornament at

History. Built by William Aislabie of Studley Royal as a steward's house.

Listing NGR: SE3003571117

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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