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Thorp Perrow Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Snape with Thorp, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2639 / 54°15'50"N

Longitude: -1.599 / 1°35'56"W

OS Eastings: 426217

OS Northings: 485437

OS Grid: SE262854

Mapcode National: GBR KM84.M8

Mapcode Global: WHC77.D3T0

Entry Name: Thorp Perrow Hall

Listing Date: 22 August 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333603

Location: Snape with Thorp, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Snape with Thorp

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 28 NE
4/94 Thorp Perrow Hall
- II*
Large house. Early C18 encased c1800. Later work by John Foss, alterations
by Walter Brierley. Rubble stone, ashlar and cement rendering. Graduated
stone slate roof. 1, 2 and 3 storeys, 11 x 5 bays. Main front: central 9
bays of 3 storeys with 2-storey end bays breaking forward with left and
right returns: 1:3:1 bays, central bays bowed. Sashes with glazing bars in
ashlar surrounds. Cornice and parapet as front. Front: 9 central bays:
double 6-panel doors with plain pilasters and moulded archivolt in later C19
1-storey Ionic portico, quatrestyle in antis. Above door, tripartite sash
window with pilasters and columns supporting entablature with swagged frieze
and triangular pediment. 1st- and 2nd- floor bands. Sashes with glazing
bars to ground and 1st floors, 6-pane sashes to 2nd-floor all in ashlar
architraves. End bays each have a Venetian window to ground floor in arched
recess with fan-reeded head, the pillars with reeded capitals supporting
entablature with animal heads and swags on frieze. On 1st floor a
tripartite window with central sashes with glazing bars, pillars supporting
frieze with paterae and cornice. Central 3-bay pediment with coat of arms.
Cornice and parapet. Hipped roof with ridge stacks. Rear: Venetian stair
window with pilasters frieze and cornice. Lower 1-storey wing to right with
central round-headed board door. Stone surround of plinths, pilasters,
consoles with paterae, reeded frieze, cornice and triangular pediment.
Interior: ballroom at east of house has good plasterwork in the style of
James Wyatt. Imperial staircase with wrought-iron balusters. Splat
balusters to back stair to earlier house. Some bedrooms have panelling and
fireplaces of c1715

Listing NGR: SE2621785437

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