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Water Tower Approximately Five Metres to North of Hartforth Hall

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

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Latitude: 54.4533 / 54°27'11"N

Longitude: -1.7388 / 1°44'19"W

OS Eastings: 417033

OS Northings: 506466

OS Grid: NZ170064

Mapcode National: GBR JJ9Y.CD

Mapcode Global: WHC66.8B8C

Entry Name: Water Tower Approximately Five Metres to North of Hartforth Hall

Listing Date: 21 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131935

English Heritage Legacy ID: 323285

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Gilling with Hartforth and Sedbury

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

6/71 Water tower approximately
5 metres to north of
Hartforth Hall


Water tower. Late C19. For Major Sheldon Cradock. Ashlar and coursed
rubble. 3-storey tower, square plan. Ground floor, 2 solid walls and 2
open round-arched openings with ashlar architraves to arches and ashlar
piers, impost band. Coursed rubble to upper storeys, with quoins, and 2
bands between first and second storeys. On second floor on all sides, clock
in keyed oculi with architraves. Cornice. Band, parapet, ball finials at
corners. A plaque on the ground floor states that the clock was installed
in 1902 by Major Sheldon Cradock to commemorate his family's participation
in the Boer War. Access to the water tank was gained by a flight of stone
steps from the stable courtyard, which is at a higher level; the tower
occupies one corner of the stable courtyard (qv).

Listing NGR: NZ1703306466

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

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