History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Thorpe Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Rudston, East Riding of Yorkshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.093 / 54°5'34"N

Longitude: -0.3054 / 0°18'19"W

OS Eastings: 510929

OS Northings: 467675

OS Grid: TA109676

Mapcode National: GBR VP93.PJ

Mapcode Global: WHHF5.8DT1

Entry Name: Thorpe Hall

Listing Date: 11 January 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346645

English Heritage Legacy ID: 166830

Location: Rudston, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO25

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Rudston

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rudston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: York

Find accommodation in
Rudston

Listing Text

TA 16 NW RUDSTON THORPE HALL

10/54 Thorpe Hall
11.1.52
GV II*

Country House. Mid C17 origins, main block c1740, wings late C18,
extensive additions to right in same character in late C19. Stucco,
roughcast, brick with stone dresings, slate roofs. Main block of
3 storeys and basement, 5 bays arranged 2:1:2. Chamfered plinth,
rusticated quoins. Central C19 porch with Tuscan portico to main door
with fanlight in round-headed surround with pilasters, moulded capitals
and keyblock. Side windows to porch with intersecting glazing bars in
round-headed architraves with key-block under moulded cornice and coped
parapet. Centre bay breaks forward slightly above porch under semi-
circular pediment with scrolls and giant shell motif. Round-headed sash
door to balcony over porch with intersecting glazing bars in rectangular
surround, enriched with circles, under moulded cornice. Second floor
window has 16-pane sash in stone surround with projecting key-block.
Ground and first floor windows elsewhere have 15-pane sashes in wooden
surrounds with stone sills and moulded cornices. Second floor has
sashes with glazing bars in wooden surrounds with stone sills, wedge
lintels, and iron railings. Moulded cornice. Coped pilastered parapet.
Double end-stacks with strainer arches, hipped roof. Wings have
chamfered plinth and rusticated quoins. French windows with glazing
bars and 8-pane lights over to ground floor, first floor band, 16-pane
sashes with stone sills to first floor. Moulded cornice, coped parapet,
hipped roofs. Interior has several early features. Two 3-light flat-
headed windows with chamfered mullions in the basement indicate the
presence of an earlier house on the site. The long gallery in the
ground floor of the east wing has plaster frieze, cornice, and ceiling
in the Adam style. Elsewhere most internal features are of c1820:
6-panel doors in fluted architraves with roundels and rosettes,
fireplaces with fluted surrounds and roundels and rosettes, and a main
staircase with cut string, slender turned balusters, and heavy moulded
handrail, the latter perhaps re-used. Late C19 west wing not of special
interest.


Listing NGR: TA1092967675

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.