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Hellifield Peel

A Grade II Listed Building in Hellifield, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.996 / 53°59'45"N

Longitude: -2.2158 / 2°12'56"W

OS Eastings: 385948

OS Northings: 455572

OS Grid: SD859555

Mapcode National: GBR DQZ7.29

Mapcode Global: WHB6Y.YT0G

Entry Name: Hellifield Peel

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131698

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323841

Location: Hellifield, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Hellifield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hellifield St Aidan

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SD 85 NE
8/2 Hellifield Peel

- II

Formerly C14 tower solar, converted to tower house probably in C15, with C17
and late C18 alterations. Slobbered rubble, stone dressings. 3 storeys, 3
bays. 3 windows with late C18 moulded surrounds per storey; strainer arches
over; no glazing. Late C18 embattled parapet. Left-hand return contains 2
C14 chamfered staircase windows, one with rough ogee head. At rear are 2 garderobe
chutes and flat arched exits.
Source: P F Ryder & J Birch "Hellifield Peel: a North Yorkshire Tower House"
Yorkshire Archaeological Society Transactions 55 (1983), pp 73-94.
Scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: SD8594855572

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