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Summer House Approximately 150 Metres South West of Gillingwood Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4369 / 54°26'12"N

Longitude: -1.7389 / 1°44'20"W

OS Eastings: 417031

OS Northings: 504645

OS Grid: NZ170046

Mapcode National: GBR JK94.B7

Mapcode Global: WHC66.8Q6Y

Entry Name: Summer House Approximately 150 Metres South West of Gillingwood Hall

Listing Date: 4 February 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323352

Location: Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL10

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Gilling with Hartforth and Sed

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Gilling St Agatha

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

NZ 10 SE AND SEDBURY (south side)

8/137 Summer House
approximately 150 metres
4.2.69 south west of Gillingwood Hall


Summerhouse. Early-mid C18. For the Wharton family. Coursed rubble and
ashlar sandstone, Westmorland and Welsh slate roofs. T-shaped plan, set
into hillside, 2 storeys with basement at front, 3 bays. North-east front:
central bay projects slightly. Basement: coursed rubble in banded
rustication. Upper section: ashlar. Central aedicule bay with 4 unfluted
Roman Doric columns carrying full entablature and pediment. On each side a
shell niche with sill band, and blind opening above. Cornice. Hipped
Westmorland slate roof. Rear: narrower range in coursed rubble; quoins;
central bay is open, with apsidal rear wall; 2 shell niches flanking brick
oculus in open pediment; Westmorland slate roof. The summerhouse is set at
a higher level than the site of Old Gillingwood Hall, and from it there is
an impressive view to the north-east. It is set into the hillside, and
behind it is a quarry which presumably provided the stone to build Old
Gillingwood Hall and its outlying buildings.

Listing NGR: NZ1703104645

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

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