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Ubarrow Hall

Hob Uid: 11732
Location :
Cumbria
South Lakeland
Longsleddale
Grid Ref : NY5039002590
Summary : Tower house, probably medieval, and attached 17th century farmhouse with later alterations. The tower has rubble walls formed of boulders, crowstepped gable and stone lintels and cills. It is two storeys high, though was previously higher. The entrance is at first floor level via external stone stair. The house is of roughcast render with a slate drip and a graduated slate roof.
More information : (NY 5039 0259) Ubarrow Hall (NR) (1)

Late medieval pele tower with a 17th c NE wing added. (2)

The hall is not outstanding. The barrel vaulted pele is in fair condition measuring 9.0 m by 6.0 m with walls 1.5 m thick. (3)

Tower house, probably medieval, and attached 17th century farmhouse with later alterations. The tower has rubble walls formed of boulders, crowstepped gable and stone lintels and cills. It is two storeys high, though was previously higher. The entrance is at first floor level via external stone stair. The house is of roughcast render with a slate drip and a graduated slate roof. Listed Grade II. (4)

Listed with plan and photos. (5)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1957
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Source Number : 2
Source : An inventory of the historical monuments in Westmorland
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Page(s) : 158
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Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 BHP 29-JUN-73
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Source Number : 4
Source : List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest
Source details : South Lakeland, 28-03-1984
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Vol(s) : 118
Source Number : 5
Source : The medieval fortified buildings of Cumbria : an illustrated gazetteer and research guide
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Page(s) : 368
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Vol(s) : vol.29

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : Late Mediaeval
Monument End Date : 1540
Monument Start Date : 1450
Monument Type : Tower House, Hall House
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : C17
Monument End Date : 1699
Monument Start Date : 1600
Monument Type : Farmhouse
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Post C17 alterations
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Monument Start Date : 1700
Monument Type : Farmhouse
Evidence : Extant Building

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : NBR Index Number
External Cross Reference Number : 30631
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Listed Building List Entry Legacy Uid
External Cross Reference Number : 76409
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 50 SW 1
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON NY 50 SW 1
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1973-06-29
End Date : 1973-06-29