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Aldingham Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldingham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1303 / 54°7'48"N

Longitude: -3.0996 / 3°5'58"W

OS Eastings: 328242

OS Northings: 471048

OS Grid: SD282710

Mapcode National: GBR 6NSP.R5

Mapcode Global: WH72K.CG70

Plus Code: 9C6R4WJ2+45

Entry Name: Aldingham Hall

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086840

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75779

Location: Aldingham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA12

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Aldingham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Aldingham St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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SD 27 SE
19/7 Aldingham Hall
A5087 (off east side)

Large house. 1846-50 by Sir Matthew Digby Wyatt for the Reverend John
Stonard; bequeathed to his butler and left unfinished. Later additions and
alterations. Rough-dressed squared, coursed rubble on moulded plinth; dressed
stone buttresses and details. Graduated slate roofs with moulded copings to
gables and parapets; tower embattled. Perpendicular style; service
courtyard to rear of house. Mainly 2 storeys with central 3-stage tower.
Symmetrical 5-bay garden elevation (1:3:1). Single-storey gabled porch to
north return has architraves with 4-centred heads; glazed inner door.
Garden elevation: Traceried windows under hoodmoulds; 1st floor windows have
central finials carried up above parapet. Wing to either side has canted bay
to ground floor between full-height polygonal clasping buttresses with
conical terminations. Stone paired octagonal chimneys. Interior: Panelled
doors with Perpendicular traceried decoration and 4-centred heads. Beamed
ceilings with foliate bosses; main ground-floor room has massive moulded
beams with pendant busses. 2 tall 4-centred arches separate hall from oak
well staircase in tower; very ornate closed-string stair has pierced
trilobe panels and embattled octagonal newels. Stair-well lit by grisaille
glass windows; painted wooden ceiling. Some original marble fireplace

Listing NGR: SD2824271048

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