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Alstonby Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirklinton Middle, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9784 / 54°58'42"N

Longitude: -2.9237 / 2°55'25"W

OS Eastings: 340974

OS Northings: 565257

OS Grid: NY409652

Mapcode National: GBR 8B0W.T5

Mapcode Global: WH7ZQ.2409

Plus Code: 9C6VX3HG+9G

Entry Name: Alstonby Hall

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335568

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77932

Location: Kirklinton Middle, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Kirklinton Middle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirklinton St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Description

NY 46 NW KIRKLINTON

3/132 Alstonby Hall

II

House, formerly shooting lodge. Early C19 with mid-Cl9 extension, probably by
William Burn for the Grahams of Netherby. Original lodge: single storey, 4
bays, of calciferous sandstone ashlar, with chamfered plinth; graduated slate
roof with lead hips and projecting eaves; clusters of octagonal stone chimney
stacks. 2-storey, 2 bay extension of red sandstone ashlar, with string course
and moulded cornice, has slate roof with C20 tile repairs, octagonal stone
chimney stacks. Lodge has recessed and stepped Ionic tetrastyle loggia:
central pointed entrance arch with hood mould, oak plank door and fanlight with
intersecting glazing bars, with flanking pointed casements with glazing bars.
Flanking projecting bays have hipped roofs, 3-light round headed mullions with
glazing bars and square hood moulds. Extension is double span, with projecting
and recessed gables. Projecting porch of red sandstone has pointed head and
hood mould. Windows of similar details to lodge but without glazing bars.
Projecting polygonal bay window to east front, has angle buttrresses carried up
as finials. Interior of extension has oak panelled doors; ceilings with moulded
and decorated cornices; oak shutters. Principal room has rib vaulted plaster
ceiling, cast iron fireplace having radial heating bars and moulded black marble
mantelpiece.


Listing NGR: NY4097465257

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