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Elvington Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Elvington, York

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Latitude: 53.9198 / 53°55'11"N

Longitude: -0.9311 / 0°55'52"W

OS Eastings: 470296

OS Northings: 447604

OS Grid: SE702476

Mapcode National: GBR PRY3.6L

Mapcode Global: WHFCC.NQTV

Plus Code: 9C5XW399+WG

Entry Name: Elvington Hall

Listing Date: 14 March 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326134

Location: Elvington, York, YO41

County: York

Civil Parish: Elvington

Built-Up Area: Elvington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Elvington Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 74 NW
(south side)
7/22 Elvington Hall
- II *
House. Elizabethan origins with later alterations and additions including
those of mid - late C18 with wing of c.1920. C18 additions reputedly by
John Carr. Reddish-orange brick in Flemish bond, and pinkish-brown brick in
English garden wall bond with red brick and ashlar dressings and Welsh slate
roof. Garden front (the C18 part): 2 storeys, 3 bays with C20 2-storey, 2-
bay addition to right and further 2-lower-storey, 3-bay service wing.
Originally central entrance a C20 glazed door under fanlight with radial
glazing bars with probably early C19 doorcase of pilasters supporting
frieze, dentil cornice and open dentil pediment, within round-arched recess
of red gauged brick. Outer bays are canted to full height. 12-pane sashes
throughout under flat arches of red gauged brick with continuous sill bands.
Dentil frieze. Hipped roof with separate roofs to bays. Cast iron
rainwaterheads. C20 additions a single and a canted bay continue in similar
style. Service wing has tripartite 12-pane and 12-pane sashes. End and
ridge stacks. Entrance to rear a 6-panel double door in Corinthian doorcase
with dentil frieze and pediment. Interior: C18 features include neo-
classical cornice, frieze, fireplace window and door mouldings to ground and
first floor rooms of left-hand bay. Hall and lobby have modillion cornice.
Late C18 / early C19 fireplace to dining room brought from elsewhere.
Openwell staircase has column on vase balusters, 2 per tread, installed
c1920. 6-panel doors.

Listing NGR: SE7029647604

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

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