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Stockton House and Early Methodists: A History from Georgian Times in Stockton on Forest, York

by M. D. Jefferies (Author)

A history from Georgian times in Stockton on the Forest, York. Stockton House is a unique and fascinating Georgian residence situated in a very private wooded site in the heart of the conservation area. Surrounded by other 18th century houses, it faces south along the main village street, only 4 miles from York’s centre.Thomas Wilkinson (1764-1824) who built Stockton House and financed and erected the schoolroom and methodist chapel together with his wife Susanna Wilkinson (1767-1832) whose name was given to the Susanna Wilkinson Trust.