Sella Park, Ponsonby
Description: Sella Park
Date Listed: 9 March 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 76364
OS Grid Reference: NY0339305459
OS Grid Coordinates: 303393, 505459
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4353, -3.4909
Location: St Bridget Beckermet, Cumbria CA20 1DW
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ST BRIDGET BECKERMET -
NY 00 NW
3/64 Sella Park
(formerly listed as
Stella Park Hotel)
House. C14 pele tower incorporated into late Cl7 house with C19 restorations.
Roughcast stone rubble, part exposed, and ashlar dressings; slate roofs. North
elevation of 3 storeys and 7 bays, the 1st bay of 2 storeys under gable, the 2nd
bay projects under gable. Quoins and coped gables. Single-chamfered mullioned
windows, those to ground and 1st floors with transoms and label moulds. First
bay, probably C19, has 2 lights; 3rd to 7th bays have 3:3:2:3:3-light windows
under continuous label mould; other windows of 3 lights. Entrance to 2nd bay
has 4-centred head, side lights and overlight. Gable-end stacks and cross-axial
stacks. South elevation similar, with 2-storey, 2-bay wing under hipped roof
and C20 glazed lean-to outshut; 6th bay is partly C14. Varied fenestration, 2-
and 3-light transomed windows. West return has 2-light transomed windows, west
return has 3- and 4-light windows. Interior not inspected, said to have spiral
stair, C17 stair, C16 window openings to former south exterior wall, fireplaces.
Listing NGR: NY0339305459
Source: English Heritage
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