PRESTON HALL MUSEUM

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1140000

Date first listed: 06-Oct-1983

Statutory Address: PRESTON HALL MUSEUM, YARM ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: PRESTON HALL MUSEUM, YARM ROAD

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

District: Stockton-on-Tees (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Preston-on-Tees

National Grid Reference: NZ 42974 15786

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Details

NZ 41 NW PRESTON-ON-TEES YARM ROAD (east side) 10/554 Preston Hall Museum

6.10.83

II

Late C18 or early Cl9 house with large later C19 additions. Original rectangular block with service wing. Pinkish brick with stone plinth and first floor band, cor- nice and blocking course. Hipped Welsh slate roof. In front a projecting link to a large, stone porte-cochere of late C19 with neo-baroque treatment. Further extensions to left of similar date. Wrapped around the right hand corner a larger conservatory of circa 1900 added by Ropner Shipping Company. A pent link from house to a large domed glass pavilion with half-decagonal bows on three sides hav- ing hipped roofs. Arcaded walls with radial leaded heads, cast iron pilasters be- tween glazed panels. Garden front of original house shows large, three-window rounded bow. Sash windows with glazing bars under gauged brick arches. Six-window service wing runs to right. Lavish, later C19 interiors.

Listing NGR: NZ4297415786

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Legacy System number: 59411

Legacy System: LBS

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