Remains of Swarkestone Old Hall, Derby Road, Swarkestone - South Derbyshire

Remains of Swarkestone Old Hall and complex of walls relating to the gardens of the Old Hall, C16. All buildings are in a state of decay with dislodged bricks and stone work particularly prevalent to the tops of walls and in openings. Owner has worked with Natural England through a Stewardship scheme in the past to address these issues. Cows now replaced by sheep thereby reducing attrition to walls. The owners wish to undertake some repairs.

Remains of Swarkestone Old Hall, Derby Road, Swarkestone - South Derbyshire
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    SWARKESTONE OLD HALL AND ATTACHED WALLS
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1280604
    Local Planning Authority:
    South Derbyshire
    Site Type:
    Domestic > Country house

Location

    Building Name:
    Remains of Swarkestone Old Hall
    Street Name:
    Derby Road
    County:
    Derbyshire
    District / Borough:
    South Derbyshire
    Parish:
    Swarkestone
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    South Derbyshire
    Region:
    Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    D
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade II*, RPG grade II*, CA