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Bentham Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in High Bentham, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1184 / 54°7'6"N

Longitude: -2.5157 / 2°30'56"W

OS Eastings: 366391

OS Northings: 469290

OS Grid: SD663692

Mapcode National: GBR BNWT.5F

Mapcode Global: WH953.BR94

Entry Name: Bentham Hall

Listing Date: 24 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131617

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324066

Location: Bentham, Craven, North Yorkshire, LA2

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Bentham

Built-Up Area: High Bentham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bentham

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 66 NE
High Bentham (west side)
Bentnam Hall
Formerly farmhouse, now 2 cottages. Mid-late C17 with C20 alterations. Slobbered
rubble, stone dressings, stone slate roof. Two storey gabled entrance bay to
right and 2-storey wing to left which breaks forward slightly. Right-hand entrance
has plain surround and plank door. To left is heightened ground floor 2-light
chamfered window with c1980 mullion, similar but 3-light window on upper floor;
C20 leaded casements. Small window with chamfered surround in gable with 3 rows
of pigeon holes above. A tall stack projects from the left-hand side of the
gable, part of which is butt-jointed. Left-hand wing has ground floor 2-light
chamfered mullioned window and single light chamfered window to right. Upper
floor has 3-light chamfered mullioned window. All have C20 casements. Left-hand
gable end ridge stack. A right-hand wing of the hall was burnt and replaced c1900
by 2 adjoining cottages. A reset decorated panel in a C20 porch is dated 1669
and has initials SH/A.

Listing NGR: SD6639169290

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

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