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Sella Park, Ponsonby

Description: Sella Park

Grade: II
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

Locality: Ponsonby
Local Authority: Copeland Borough Council
County: Cumbria
Country: England
Postcode: CA20 1DW

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Listing Text

NY 00 NW
3/64 Sella Park
(formerly listed as
Stella Park Hotel)
- II
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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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