Hazelslack Tower, Beetham - South Lakeland

C14 pele tower, probably in ruins since C17. Recent stone collapse within the interior and cracks on the outside. Saplings growing through the walls. A sustainable management solution is required for the site.

Hazelslack Tower, Beetham - South Lakeland
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Hazelslack Tower
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1007144
  • Local Planning Authority: South Lakeland
  • Site Type: Domestic > Fortified house


  • Building Name: Hazelslack Tower
  • County: Cumbria
  • District / Borough: South Lakeland
  • Parish: Beetham
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Westmorland and Lonsdale
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number(s): 1007144 and 1137786