SE2768 : Fountains Hall

taken 8 months ago, near to Aldfield, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

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Fountains Hall
Fountains Hall
House built between 1598 and 1611 in the Renaissance style. It was built for Sir Stephen Proctor who had purchased the Fountains Estate in 1597 and whose father, Thomas, had been had been a successful entrepreneur and had obtained a patent for the use of a mixture of charcoal, coal and peat to smelt iron and lead. Now owned by the National Trust, the house is Grade I listed, with the steps and gate piers being separately grade II listed - see LinkExternal link and LinkExternal link respectively.
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Date Taken
Monday, 17 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Sunday, 23 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Place (from Tags)
Studley Royal 
Person (from Tags)
Sir Stephen Proctor 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 271 682 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:6.5787N 1:35.1881W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 271 682
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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Fountains Hall  National Trust  Grade I Listed  Grade II Listed 

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