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Latitude: 53.7801 / 53°46'48"N
Longitude: -2.8954 / 2°53'43"W
OS Eastings: 341094
OS Northings: 431900
OS Grid: SD410319
Mapcode National: GBR 8S6Q.YP
Mapcode Global: WH85J.H7GY
Entry Name: Ribby Hall
Listing Date: 9 June 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1164169
English Heritage Legacy ID: 183629
Location: Ribby-with-Wrea, Fylde, Lancashire, PR4
Civil Parish: Ribby-with-Wrea
Built-Up Area: Ribby
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Ribby cum Wrea St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
RIBBY WITH WREA RIBBY ROAD
SD 43 NW
9/59 Ribby Hall
Mansion house, 1790's for Joseph Hornby; now coverted to private suites.
Scored stucco, hipped slate roofs now with no chimneys. Extended U-plan:
7-bay north front to garden with shorter 7-bay receding west wing which is
entrance front, 3-bay receding east wing, various continuations of the
wings to the rear. Two storeys, with tall 12-pane sashed windows on both
floors, low cornice and parapet; entrance front has tretrastyle Tuscan
porch to 3rd bay, large full-height semicircular 3-window bay at right end
(long single-storey flat-roofed range with 2 bay windows and 3 sashes
continues to right); garden front has semicircular 3-window bay in the
centre, a similar bay to the returned left end; east wing has 2 larger and
2 smaller windows at ground floor, but is otherwise similar, and altered
continuation to rear. Rear has large Venetian stairlight window.
Interior: screen of 2 Doric columns between axial passage and imperial
staircase which mounts in one and returns in 2 flights. (Edward Twycross:
The Mansions of England and Wales: The County Palatine of Lancaster Vol. II
Listing NGR: SD4109431900
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