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Cogden Hall and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Grinton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3766 / 54°22'35"N

Longitude: -1.9164 / 1°54'58"W

OS Eastings: 405530

OS Northings: 497900

OS Grid: SE055979

Mapcode National: GBR HK1T.XW

Mapcode Global: WHB5C.J8N5

Entry Name: Cogden Hall and Railings

Listing Date: 4 September 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321953

Location: Grinton, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Grinton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 09 NE
17/16 Cogden Hall and
4.9.52 -
House. Late C18. For John, son of Caleb Readshaw, Lord of the Manor of
East Grinton. Roughcast rubble, hipped stone slate roofs. 2 storeys.
The main house and 2 lower projecting wings to rear form 3 sides of a
courtyard, with railings across the fourth side. Garden front facing
north, 1:3:1, the middle section forming a 3-window, 5-sided canted bay,
formerly with central doorway, now window. Openings have ashlar
surrounds with keystones, sash windows with glazing bars. 2 ridge
stacks. Rear of main house: 2 first floor sash windows with glazing
bars; and a tall landing window in centre above C20 projecting porch.
Rear of left wing: Diocletian window above C20 door. Rear of right
wing: 1 bay of sashes in stone surrounds, C20 doorway. Return fronts of
main house have 1 bay of windows as garden front. Interior: drawing
room in canted bay has Adam style ceiling, frieze and fireplace. Wings
joined by cast-iron railings with finial heads set on a round-topped
plinth, with central gate, laid out on a gently curving plan. Whitaker,
History of Richmondshire, 1823, i.

Listing NGR: SE0553097900

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