Monument record M17978 - KIRKETON HALL, CAR COLSTON


MANOR HOUSE (Medieval to Georgian)


Grid reference SK 72799 43269 (point)
Map sheet SK74SW
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Car Colston, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

(Dr Thoroton's), dwelling stands near the church devoid of symetry and attraction. This old manor-house belonged, formerly, to the Kirketons', the Leeks' and the Whalleys'. It stands in the very division of the lordships of Colston and Screveton. (1)
The family seat of Screveton, known as Kirketon Hall. The left-hand wing was removed and various alterations effected prior to the demolition of the Hall itself, which took place about the year 1823. (2)
Large field enclosed by massive boundary banks to S of road. (3)

<1> Throsby J, 1790, Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1, p 252 (Published document). SNT1345.

<2> Thoroton Society, 1897, TTS, pp 12-17 (Published document). SNT325.

<3> TPAT, 1995, Village Earthwork Survey II (Published document). SNT1360.

<4> Jones PE, 2006, Lost Houses of Nottinghamshire, p 36 (Monograph). SNT1893.

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Published document: Throsby J. 1790. Thoroton's History of Notts Vol 1. p 252.
  • <2> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1897. TTS. 1. pp 12-17.
  • <3> Published document: TPAT. 1995. Village Earthwork Survey II.
  • <4> Monograph: Jones PE. 2006. Lost Houses of Nottinghamshire. p 36.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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