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Heversham Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Heversham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2424 / 54°14'32"N

Longitude: -2.7782 / 2°46'41"W

OS Eastings: 349382

OS Northings: 483241

OS Grid: SD493832

Mapcode National: GBR 9M1D.B0

Mapcode Global: WH838.9M9L

Entry Name: Heversham Hall

Listing Date: 21 November 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76511

Location: Heversham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Heversham

Built-Up Area: Heversham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Heversham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 48 SE HEVERSHAM Heversham

2/18 Heversham Hall
21-11-52
II*

House, probably C14 with C16 and later alterations, later additions to East and
West. Stone rubble walls with roughly cut quoins and sandstone dressings;
graduated greenslate roof with stone ridge and 2 end chimneys. 2 storeys plus
attics lit from gable. 4 windows, irregular: ground floor cross windows with
trefoil heads to lights, right hand window blocked; upper floor 2-light windows
with square heads, all with chamfered mullions and surrounds, leaded glazing and
small iron opening panes. Off-centre doorway with chamfered surround and
pointed-arched head, later 8-panelled door inserted behind arch. Rear: similar
mullioned windows and one C19 mullioned window to upper floor; extension with
plinth to south gable and massive chimney with round stack; ruined wall of Pele
tower. Interior has flagged floors, chamfered oak beams, fireolace with
segmental arched head with later fireplace inserted within it, oak doors,
fragments of C17 panelling to ground and upper floors; late C17 or early C18
staircase with closed string, square newels and moulded balusters; 4-bay roof
with principals pegged at apex, ridge piece, collars and 3 levels of trenched
purlins with deep chamfers.


Listing NGR: SD4938283241

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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