UPSALL HALL, GATEPIERS, SERVICE WING AND LAUNDRY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1139758
Date first listed:
25-Apr-1984
Statutory Address:
UPSALL HALL, GATEPIERS, SERVICE WING AND LAUNDRY, SWAN'S CORNER

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Location

Statutory Address:
UPSALL HALL, GATEPIERS, SERVICE WING AND LAUNDRY, SWAN'S CORNER

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Redcar and Cleveland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Guisborough
National Grid Reference:
NZ 54601 15765

Details

NZ51NW GUISBOROUGH SWAN'S CORNER, NUNTHORPE

1/154 Upsall Hall, gatepiers, service wing and laundry

II

Country House (now used as adult training centre). Late C.19. Rock-faced sandstone in narrow courses; ashlar dressings; hipped clay patent-tile roof; 4 stacks. French Renaissance style. 2 storeys. Eaves cornice with scrolled acanthus leaf modillions. String band at first floor sill level. Central projecting single-storey entrance porch with paired Doric pilasters and double 3- panelled doors. Above, on first floor, is a sculptured achievement of arms (J.G. Swan) within a rectangular panel flanked by scrolls on brackets and surmounted by a curved pediment. One window to each floor, either side of porch; sashes, paired on first floor, and with quoin surrounds standing proud. Broad angle-turrets to each end, with pyramidal roofs and wrought iron finials. L.H.S. turret is circular with paired and single sashes. R.H.S. turret is square with rectangular bay window surmounted by first floor bow with heavily moulded cornice. Interior: Tuscan hall screen; bifurcated staircase with arched corridors to first floor and raised rectangular lantern above coving. Fully oak-panelled and fitted Library with carved classical mouldings, architraves and overmantel panel. Other principal rooms have parquet flooring, elaborately carved classical architraves, cornices and ceiling mouldings. Fireplaces and large ornamental overmantel panels, in mixed materials (including limestone and marble) all with classical motifs. Listing includes plain sandstone gatepiers, with ball finials, to yard adjoining N. elevation. Also adjoined to N. elevation: a single-storey service wing, and laundry, contemporary with Upsall Hall and in same materials and manner.

Listing NGR: NZ5460115765

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
60012
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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