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Brathay Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Skelwith, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4195 / 54°25'10"N

Longitude: -2.9777 / 2°58'39"W

OS Eastings: 336657

OS Northings: 503108

OS Grid: NY366031

Mapcode National: GBR 7KNB.4J

Mapcode Global: WH82D.75BT

Entry Name: Brathay Hall

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087203

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76887

Location: Skelwith, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA22

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Skelwith

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Brathay

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 09/04/2014


NY 30 SE
3/187

SKELWITH, Clappersgate
B5286 (East side)
Brathay Hall

25.3.70

II

House, now training centre. Late C18. Ashlar with plastered returns and rear; hipped slate roofs. Centre of 3 storeys and 5 bays has wings of one storey with attic and 3 bays. Band over ground floor and 1st floor sill band, top cornice; wings have top cornice and blocking course. Windows are sashed, with glazing bars and margin lights, wing to right has French windows flanking a blind window, both wings have small attic lights under cornice. Entrance has glazed doorcase with 4-fielded-panel door; bowed porch has 4 unfluted Doric columns with leaf capitals, frieze, cornice and blocking course. Right return of 3 bays, the central bay recessed, the flanking bays with tripartite windows and segmental tympana. Left return has later extensions of no special interest. Rear has central bowed bay with tripartite stair window; projecting wings. Gable end stacks to wings and return lateral stacks to centre. Interior has open-well flying stair with stick balusters, some remaining cornices and fireplaces; Founder's room has plaster panelling dado rail and cornice with vases, swags etc. Fireplace with columns and cast iron grate; angle pilasters to window.

Listing NGR: NY3665703108

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