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Latitude: 53.7193 / 53°43'9"N
Longitude: -0.4599 / 0°27'35"W
OS Eastings: 501725
OS Northings: 425871
OS Grid: TA017258
Mapcode National: GBR TT7F.7G
Mapcode Global: WHGFP.XS51
Entry Name: Hesslewood
Listing Date: 31 January 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1347011
English Heritage Legacy ID: 164714
Location: Hessle, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU13
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Hessle
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hessle All Saints
Church of England Diocese: York
HESSLE FERRIBY ROAD
TA 02 NW
(south side, off)
House, now an hotel. 1789, for Joseph Robinson Pease with later
alterations. White brick with stone dressings, slate roofs. Original block
of 2 storeys, 5 symmetrical bays, raised by a storey in C19, with 3-bay
single-storey wings to 2-storey, single-bay pavilions. 5 steps to central
double-leaf glazed door with fanlight with radial glazing in round-headed
architrave. Pilastered porch with pediment enriched with festoons and
rosettes to frieze: dentilled cornice. Plinth and sill band. To right: two
12-pane sashes, to left, two 2-pane sashes, all under wedge lintels. First-
floor band. First-floor sill band to five 2-pane sashes under wedge
lintels. Modillion cornice with blocking course. 5 attic storey windows:
three 6-pane sashes to right two C20 replacement windows to left.
Elaborate stacks with cornices to roof-well. Flanking wings: each
originally had 3 round-headed recesses with stone imposts. In each of the
2 outer bays of the right wing is a sash with glazing bars and sill in a
pedimented architrave. The first bay has been obscured by a late C19 square
bay to the main range. Right pavilion: a Venetian window to the ground
floor and over that a Diocletian window flanked by sashes with glazing bars
and sills under wedge lintels. Dentilled cornices to pediment, end stack.
Extension to right not of special interest. Left wing: central sash with
glazing bars in pedimented architrave flanked by round-headed niches with
sills. Left pavilion: a French window to the altered Venetian window;
3 sashes with sills and glazing bars to first floor. Dentilled cornices to
pediment, reduced end stack. Interior: fine late Cl8 cut-string stair with model
tread-ends, turned, fluted, balusters, and slender wreathed handrail.
6-panel doors in architraves with enriched pulvinated friezes and cornices.
Giant round arch with Greek key frieze on Tower of the Winds pilasters to
Listing NGR: TA0172525871
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