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Healaugh Priory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Healaugh, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.911 / 53°54'39"N

Longitude: -1.262 / 1°15'43"W

OS Eastings: 448575

OS Northings: 446349

OS Grid: SE485463

Mapcode National: GBR MRM6.KR

Mapcode Global: WHDB2.LY7M

Entry Name: Healaugh Priory

Listing Date: 12 July 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1316677

English Heritage Legacy ID: 325976

Location: Healaugh, Selby, North Yorkshire, LS24

County: North Yorkshire

District: Selby

Civil Parish: Healaugh

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rural Ainsty

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/60 Healaugh Priory
(formerly known as Manor
Farm East)


Range of Priory, now house. c1150-1200, altered c1540 and later. Magnesian
limestone ashlar, with Welsh slate roof and brick stacks. Garden front:
2 storeys, 5 first floor windows. Entrance to left end: 6-long-panel door
under 4-centred arch with chamfered jambs. Further C20 entrance to right.
Windows: mainly 3-light with chamfered mullions and surrounds under hood-
moulds and with triangular decoration in the spandrels. Those to first
floor are in double-chamfered surrounds, some mullions are recut. Further
2-light mullion window with chamfered mullion and surround under hood-mould.
Another C19 wooden 2-light mullion window under ashlar hood-mould. Remains
of earlier entrances or lower windows can be seen to ground floor.
Battlements conceal roof. Ridge stacks. flight gable rebuilt. Ground
floor: reset 4-light window with chamfered mullions and transoms within
double-chamfered surround under hood-mould. First floor: 3-light window
with chamfered mullions and surround under hood-mould. In gable: single
lancet in chamfered surround under hood-mould. Eroded heraldic beast at
apex. To rear: C20 single storey outshut to right. Off-centre C20 door
with re-used gravestone as doorstep inscribed (in translation): 'Pray you
for the soul of your master Robert De Penden'. Windows, ground floor: 4 C20
casements in chamfered surrounds. First floor: 2-light C19 wooden mullioned
windows. 4 stacks rise from first floor and have plain corbels except-for
the third which has woman's head, animal head and beakhead corbels.
Interior: remains of fireplace to library. Two 4-centred fireplaces to
first floor with cavetto and ovolo moulded surround and diaper brickwork

Listing NGR: SE4857546349

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