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Denby Grange

  • Built / Designed For: Sir John Lister Kaye

    House & Family History: In 1949 Sir Kenneth Lister Kaye sold the House, together with 1,039 acres, to a timber company, who demolished the House in 1950 and harvested the trees on the Estate.

  • Architect: Unknown (designed by an unknown architect)

    Date: 18th century (exact date uncertain)
    Designed: House for Sir John Lister Kaye

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  • John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: Vol. I, p. 228, 1852.

    John Preston (J.P.) Neale, published under the title of Views of the Seats of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, among other titles: Vol. V, 1822.

  • Title: Lost Houses of the West Riding
    Author: Waterson, Edward; Meadows, Peter
    Year Published: 1998
    Reference: pg. 53
    Publisher: Yorkshire: Jill Raines
    ISBN: 0951649442
    Book Type: Softback

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: Arthur Kaye, 16th century. SEATED AT 18TH CENTURY HOUSE: Sir John Lister Kaye, 18th century; Sir Kenneth Lister Kaye, 20th century; Kaye family here from the 16th century until 1948. John Silberman (tenant), mid-19th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No