Building record MYO1973 - Fulford Hall


House built in the 16th century, with mid 18th century alteratrions. Further alterations took place between 1851 and 1880, and in the late 19th-early 20th century.


Grid reference SE 6074 4842 (point)
Map sheet SE64NW
Civil Parish Fulford, City of York, North Yorkshire
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire


Type and Period (4)

Full Description

House. Early-mid C18 with reputed Cll origins and later additions and alterations including wings to rear of mid-late C18, C19 extension to left and porch of 1902. For the Keys family. Pinkish-orange brick with red brick and sandstone dressings and partly-exposed Cll core of magnesian limestone and red plain tile roof. 2 storeys, 10 bays, of which 2 rightmost are C19. Red brick quoins to C18 block. Entrance to 5th bay an 8-fielded- panel door within single-storey Tudor revival porch with round-arched opening beneath heraldic motif of Keys family, cornice and low parapet. Mainly 12-pane sashes under flat arches of red rubbed brick, those to first 8 bays with red brick quoined jambs. Otherwise full-height staircase window to 3rd bay an unequally-hung, 15-pane sash with radial glazing to the head under round arch of red rubbed brick and with red brick quoined jambs. 4- course first floor band. Dentil eaves band. Roof in 2 levels. Ridge and rear stacks. Interior: entrance hall has C17 oak panelling, similar panelling to drawing room and first floor dressing room (now painted) all of which was inserted at beginning of C20. C18 open-well staircase has barleysugar-on-vase balusters. Egg and dart moulded surround to staircase window. Hall ceiling has moulding to ground and first floors. Various inscribed and dated lead rainwater buckets: 'ROJ 1736', 'JK 1766', 'GW 1691', 'RO 1745'. Rainwater head to rear inscribed and dated 'JK 1764'. North Yorkshire Vernacular Buildings Study Group Report Number 830.
Listing NGR: SE6074148427

Derived from English Heritage LB download dated: 22/08/2005

NMR Information:

No further description provided.

Summary source: 1 List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest District of Selby, 14-MAR-1986

NMR, NMR data (Unassigned). SYO2214.

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Mar 13 2020 10:36AM


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