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Thorlby House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stirton with Thorlby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9752 / 53°58'30"N

Longitude: -2.04 / 2°2'23"W

OS Eastings: 397474

OS Northings: 453241

OS Grid: SD974532

Mapcode National: GBR GQ6G.4Q

Mapcode Global: WHB77.MBSV

Entry Name: Thorlby House

Listing Date: 2 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323984

Location: Stirton with Thorlby, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Stirton with Thorlby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/13 Thorlby House

- II

Large house, mid - late C18, altered c1840 with late C19 and C20 alterations.
Square stone, rendered roughcast, sandstone dressings, slate roof. Greek revival
style. C18 wing with projecting c1840 entrance block to right. Entrance front:
2 storeys, 3 bays. Right-hand entrance has Greek Ionic portico, pulvinated frieze,
pediment with modillions; 4 panel door with dentilled lintel, and fanlight. On
ground floor French window with moulded surround, late C19 casements. Upper floor
sill band and 2 upper floor windows with moulded surrounds; 4 pane sashes.
Projecting modillioned cornice. Projecting quoins, left-hand eaves stack. Left-
hand return contains 2 storey bow window with 3 lights to each storey. On ground
floor are two engaged pilasters and two Ionic columns in antis; decorated modillions.
Upper floor sill band and moudled surrounds to windows. Sashes without glazing
bars on ground floor, sashes with glazing bars on upper floor. To left are recessed
4 bays of C18 house, refronted c1840 with two c1910 bay windows to ground floor,
probably by Perkin & Bulmer. Cast iron verandah of late C19 with Composite capitals
to 4 pillars. Interior: mid C19 architraves to round-headed arch from entrance
hall to stair, now with mid C20 2-leaf doors. Elaborate mid C19 plasterwork on
ceiling of entrance hall and drawing room. Stone geometrical stair -with moulded
cast iron balusters and wreathed handrail. Plan of house in entrance hall by James
Hartley of Skipton, 1926, copied from plan by Perkin & Bulmer, 1911.

Listing NGR: SD9747453241

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