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The Little Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Heslington, York

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Latitude: 53.9445 / 53°56'40"N

Longitude: -1.0453 / 1°2'42"W

OS Eastings: 462764

OS Northings: 450243

OS Grid: SE627502

Mapcode National: GBR PQ4T.HR

Mapcode Global: WHFC9.X3FX

Entry Name: The Little Hall

Listing Date: 17 November 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148493

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326179

Location: Heslington, York, YO10

County: York

Civil Parish: Heslington

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Heslington St Paul

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 65 SW
(west side)
1/67 The Little Hall
House. Inscribed and dated 'JY/1734' in plasterwork of hall ceiling with
later additions and alterations including wing to rear. For John Yarburgh.
Pinkish-brown brick with ashlar and red brick dressings and plain tile roof.
2 storeys, 5 bays. Red brick quoins. Central entrance an 8-fielded-panel
door with C20 overlight within pilastered doorcase with open pediment on
brackets. Unequally-hung 15-pane sashes throughout with red brick quoined
jambs and under flat arches of red rubbed brick. 4-course first floor band.
Eaves band. Parapet with ashlar coping. Ashlar coping to eaves. End
stacks. Scalloped gables. To rear: staircase window an 18-pane sash with
radial glazing bars to the head. Interior: panelled sitting room with C18
fireplace. Dining room has panelling and alcoves with shaped shelves.
Rococo fireplace. Window seat contains earth closet. Openwell staircase
has barleysugar-on-vase balusters, 3 per tread. Rectangular panels of
moulded plasterwork to staircase hall ceiling. Panelling to landing and
some first-floor rooms. Dog-leg closed string service staircase with
column-on vase balusters. Shutters to most windows. Pevsner, N.,
Yorkshire, York and The East Riding, 1978, p. 250.

Listing NGR: SE6276450243

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