Yewbarrow Hall / Ubarrow Hall

Date:
29 May 2007
Location:
Yewbarrow Hall, Longsleddale, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8 9BB
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Ubarrow Hall, Longsleddale, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8 9BB
Reference:
IOE01/15644/21
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NY 50 SW LONG SLEDDALE

3/26 Yewbarrow Hall 21.11.52 II

Also known as Ubarrow Hall. Tower House, probably medieval, and attached C17 Farmhouse with later alterations. Tower: rubble walls formed of boulders, crowstepped gable and stone lintels and cills. 2 storeys, previously higher.

Entrance at first floor from external stone stair, 2 small windows on ground floor. Interior has vaulted undercroft with stone fireplace and wide chimney; kingpost roof, probably C16; remains of circular stair in East corner. House: roughcast render with slate drip; graduated slate roof, 2 end chimney stacks. 2 storeys. Central stone porch with slate roof and side benches, C19 board door.

C20 casements to either side. 2 C19 sashes with single vertical glazing bar above. Interior has exposed beams; beef loft over fireplace; C19 board partitions; old plank doors, court cupboard with enriched panels in kitchen.

See RCHM p.158.

Listing NGR: NY5040302597

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0021 IOE Records taken by Adrian Allchin; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Adrian Allchin. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Allchin, Adrian

Rights Holder: Allchin, Adrian

Keywords

Render, Roughcast, Rubble, Slate, Stone, Timber, Medieval Tower House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan Fortified House, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Defence, Farmhouse, Agricultural Dwelling, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Undercroft, Unassigned, Building Component, Building