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Dromonby House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.4445 / 54°26'40"N

Longitude: -1.1797 / 1°10'46"W

OS Eastings: 453294

OS Northings: 505762

OS Grid: NZ532057

Mapcode National: GBR NK61.DK

Mapcode Global: WHD7L.VKF4

Entry Name: Dromonby House

Listing Date: 5 May 1952

Last Amended: 30 October 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333204

Location: Kirkby, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, TS9

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Kirkby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirkby-in-Cleveland St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

NZ 50 NW
North side
4/145 Dromonby House
5/5/52 (formerly listed
as Dromonby Hall)

House, mid C18 with alterations. Finely-coursed herringbone-tooled
and margined sandstone. Graduated greenslate roof with stone ridge,
copings, kneelers and stacks. Moulded and dentilled wood eaves
cornice. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Second bay has half-glazed door, with
patterned overlight,under later cornice hood on freestanding columns.
16-pane sashes, those on ground floor flat-headed; on first floor
alternating round-arched windows with radial heads; all have keyed,
pecked lintels carved to resemble voussoirs. End and off-centre
chimneys. Rear elevation 4 bays with a lower 2-storey projecting
east wing. Half-glazed door below round-arched stair window, with
voussoirs and keystone. Other windows 16-pane sashes under extended,
keyed lintels. Wing has 3-light casements under keyed lintels,
except for first floor left round-headed window similar to the
stair window. Main house has subsidiary door and 3 small inserted
windows at left. Bell on bracket under eaves at left.

Interior shows wide 6-paneldoors; and dado rail in hall with plaster
panelling. Cut-string staircase of 3 slender turned balusters to a
tread, with shaped tread ends, wreathed handrail and curtail step.

Added sunroom at east is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NZ5329405762

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

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