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Hazelslack Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Beetham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2024 / 54°12'8"N

Longitude: -2.8044 / 2°48'15"W

OS Eastings: 347627

OS Northings: 478813

OS Grid: SD476788

Mapcode National: GBR 8MVV.NB

Mapcode Global: WH83F.WMSR

Plus Code: 9C6V652W+X7

Entry Name: Hazelslack Tower

Listing Date: 12 February 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137786

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76596

Location: Beetham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Beetham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Arnside St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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7/48 Hazelslack Tower


Tower, probably former solar block with Hall to East now demolished. Late C14
(R.C.H.M.). Roughly-coursed rubble. 4 storeys, part demolished. Scattered
fenestration, mostly loop lights to ground floor with small square windows to
upper floors. West side has 2-light window with trefoiled lights in square head
at 3rd floor level. Large fireplace with segmental head to ground-floor in East
side with smaller fireplace above and marks of gable of former adjoining
building; original doorway with 2-centred-arched head in return wall of
projecting part of tower. Interior has cross-wall, various fireplaces, some
with segmental heads, base of open stone stairway becoming enclosed circular
stair above, garderobes to south-west angle. See R.C.H.M. p.41 and Plate 77.

Listing NGR: SD4762778813

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