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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: SALKELD HALL

List entry Number: 1083594

Location

SALKELD HALL

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaEdenDistrict AuthorityHunsonby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Dec-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 74279

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Details

NY 53 NE HUNSONBY LITTLE SALKELD

6/75 Salkeld Hall 27.12.67

GV II*

Country house. Late C16 incorporating earlier walls with C17 additions;c.1790 facade for the Lacy family; 1836 and 1870s additions. Coursed red sandstone rubble, the older parts with rebuilt flush quoins, the Georgian parts with V-jointed sandstone quoins and eaves cornice, on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roofs with banded red sandstone chimney stacks. Georgian front 2 storeys, 5 bays with flanking single-storey, 2-bay wings. Behind the wings: at left the earliest part of the house, probably C14, 3 storeys, 2 bays at right-angles to front and with rear C18 single-bay extension. Behind the right wing is a right-angled part of the C16 extension of 3 storeys, 3 bays. Behind the front as part of its double span is the C16 house of 3 storeys, 4 bays. Facade has central doorway, with stone architrave under pediment.now holding a casement window with intersecting-glazing-bar head. Sash windows with glazing bars in raised sandstone surrounds. Similar windows in wings. Right round-headed C19 doorway on left return. Old wall large sandstone blocks with one small medieval window, otherwise double and single sashes with glazing bars. On right return C20 sliding glass French window. Older part of wall, with rebuilt quoins, has 2-light chamfered stone-mullioned windows under hoodmoulds, those on first floor transomed. Right ground-floor window a blocked doorway, and left window enlarged, but both in keeping with the other windows. Rear has right projecting late C18 pedimented extension with round-headed windows and Venetian end windows. Central projecting battlemented 2-storey C19 porch with panelled door. Most of the original 2- and 3-light stone-mullioned windows have been blocked but appear to be late C16; 2 small chamfered-surround windows of the same date on 2nd floor. Single and double sash windows, all with glazing bars. Right doorway within gabled stone porch. Interior was extensively altered in 1790s. Panelled doors and plaster ceilings with moulded cornices. Panelled shutters to each window. Internally divided into a number of holiday flats. See Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, new series, lvi, p,167.

Listing NGR: NY5651436124

Selected Sources

  1. Article  Reference - Title: Transactions Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society - Journal Title: Transactions Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society - Volume: 56 - Page References: 167

National Grid Reference: NY 56514 36124

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