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Latitude: 54.1217 / 54°7'18"N
Longitude: -0.9055 / 0°54'19"W
OS Eastings: 471635
OS Northings: 470088
OS Grid: SE716700
Mapcode National: GBR QN3S.R7
Mapcode Global: WHFBF.2N3M
Entry Name: Castle Howard and East Court
Listing Date: 25 January 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1316030
English Heritage Legacy ID: 328983
Location: Henderskelfe, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO60
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Henderskelfe
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Bulmer St Martin
Church of England Diocese: York
11/27 Castle Howard and East
Country house and outbuildings to east, originally the kitchen court, now
estate offices and accommodation. Main pile, East Wing and East Court begun
1700, completed 1714, by Sir John Vanbrugh with Nicholas Hawksmoor, for
Charles, 3rd Earl of Carlisle. West wing 1753-1759 by Sir Thomas Robinson
for Henry, 4th Earl of Carlisle. Interior of West Wing c1800 by C H Tatham
for Frederick, 5th Earl of Carlisle. Alterations to interior of West Wing,
including refitting of the Chapel 1870-5 by R J Johnson for Admiral Edward
Howard, Lord Lanerton, with window designs by E Burne-Jones executed by
William Morris and frescoes by pupils of Kempe. Limestone ashlar and
rubble, lead and Westmorland slate roofs. Baroque, except for Palladian
west wing. For description see Howard G, Castle Howard Guidebook, 1972 and
Lees-Milne J, English Country Houses: Baroque 1685-1715, 1970.
Listing NGR: SE7156070074
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