Description: Hartington Hall
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236309
OS Grid Reference: NZ0229588073
OS Grid Coordinates: 402295, 588073
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1869, -1.9655
NZ 08 NW
17/70 Hartington Hall
House. Early C17 probably with Cl6 core. Openings renewed C18. Roof and rear
wing altered mid-C19. Random rubble with Welsh slate roof. L-plan with C18
outshut in re-entrant angle.
3 storeys, 3 bays. Central door of 6 flush panels in slightly-chamfered
surround. Renewed 6-pane sashes; the lintels and sills are C18, the jambs
earlier. Gabled roof with overlapping coping, kneelers and rock-faced corniced
end stacks. Quoins and fragments of wall of older house on left return.
Interior: Walls c.40 inches thick. On ground floor 2 large Cl7 fireplaces
with outer chamfers, cyma-moulded surrounds with broach stops and Tudor-arched
lintels; also a doorway with broad chamfered Tudor-arched surround; oak beams.
Oak beams also on 1st floor. On 2nd floor a C17 fireplace with flat lintel
on large rounded corbels.
Referred to as a bastle in 1542.
Listing NGR: NZ0229588073
Source: English Heritage
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