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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Spofforth, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9545 / 53°57'16"N

Longitude: -1.4471 / 1°26'49"W

OS Eastings: 436382

OS Northings: 451072

OS Grid: SE363510

Mapcode National: GBR LQBQ.H5

Mapcode Global: WHD9S.RV3T

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 2 September 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1149979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330542

Location: Spofforth with Stockeld, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Spofforth with Stockeld

Built-Up Area: Spofforth

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Spofforth with Kirk Deighton

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(south side)

3/74 The Old Rectory



House. Several builds, mainly late C18 with C14 remains. Coursed sandstone
and ashlar, stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 7 bays, the 2 bays to left in
slightly projecting wing. C19 half-glazed door with overlight with glazing
bars in moulded surround with pulvinated entablature. Ground- and first-
floor windows are all 12-light sashes in plain surrounds and with projecting
linking band at first-floor sill level. The 2 ground-floor, left windows
are glazed but blocked - apparently an original feature. Hipped roof to
left wing, stack on ridge between main range and wing. Rear wall of left
wing has blocked window with C14 plate tracery at first-floor level.
Interior has fine C18 staircase with moulded handrail and paired balusters.
Gadrooning also on alternate balusters. The newel post in the form of a
fluted column with gadrooning on capital. Gadrooning also on alternate
balusters. The house is said to be on the site of the hospital of St Mary
Magdalene. The building also known as Spofforth House.

Listing NGR: SE3638251072

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

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