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Burneside Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Strickland Roger, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3566 / 54°21'23"N

Longitude: -2.7556 / 2°45'20"W

OS Eastings: 350991

OS Northings: 495934

OS Grid: SD509959

Mapcode National: GBR 9L62.61

Mapcode Global: WH82P.NR0K

Plus Code: 9C6V964V+JQ

Entry Name: Burneside Hall

Listing Date: 21 November 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1289216

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76431

Location: Strickland Roger, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Strickland Roger

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Burneside St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Description

SD 59 NW STRICKLAND ROGER HALL ROAD

6/47 Burneside Hall
21.11.52

G.V. II*


Large House, now subdivided. Mainly C14 with later alterations. Stone rubble
walls with quoins, mostly roughcast rendered; graduated green slate roof with
interlaced valley; 3 chimney stacks to Hall. Projecting stepped chimney to
rear; 2 C19 chimneys to wing at right, one with 4 diagonal square shafts. Hall
with crosswings. Solar block to North (now ruined) is in form of Tower having
vaulted basements with passage between and incorporates fragments of earlier
structure in North wall. Original door with pointed head leading to newel
staircase has Mason's mark in C13 style. Hall was originally at first floor
level and late C17 drawing by Rev Thomas Machell shows it as such. Original
entrance doorway on South West side now has a reversed mullioned window set into
it where Machell shows external stair. South wing now gabled; shown by Machell
with battlements. Present entrance at rear has original pointed arched head.
Front elevation retains stone mullioned windows, 3 of those to upper floor
having trefoil heads.
Interior retains many original features including a number of doors with pointed
arched heads in present kitchen; pre C17 panelled screen to first floor Hall;
remains of C17 plaster ceiling and frieze now partly obscured by C20 partitions
in South wing.
Former outbuildings attached to South and converted to holiday cottage during
C20 not included in listing.
References:
R.C.H.M.
The drawing of Burneside Hall in late C17 is in:
Jane M Ewbank (Editor) The Antiquary on Horseback C&W extra series Vol. XIX,
p.101.


Listing NGR: SD5099195934

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