This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NY 34 NE DALSTON Hawkesdale
10/135 The Oaks
NY 368483 1/4/57 II
House. Early or mid C17 with late C17 alterations and late C18 addition. Large blocks of red sandstone rubble with flush quoins; extension of red sandstone ashlar with V-jointed calciferous sandstone quoins; sandstone slate roof; extension with hipped greenslate roof, ashlar chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 5 bays, with higher 2-storey, 3-bay extension to left. Central window has late C17 bolection moulded architrave of the former entrance. Ground floor sash windows with glazing bars in late C17 enlarged architraves under drip moulds.
Yorkshire sash windows with glazing bars above, in chamfered surrounds under drip moulds. Extension: 6-panel door under radial fanlight in open-pedimented Doric doorcase. Sash windows with glazing bars in painted stone surrounds.
Ancestral home of the Blamire family, who changed the name of the house from Hollinbush to The Oaks. Outbuildings to right are not of interest.
Listing NGR: NY3680048300
© Mr James Sinclair. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
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Photographer: Sinclair, James
Rights Holder: Sinclair, James
Ashlar, Rubble, Sandstone, Slate, Tudor House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Stuart Domestic, Jacobean Dwelling, Oubliette, Unassigned, Building