DUNKENHALGH HOTEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1362003
Date first listed:
11-Jul-1966
Date of most recent amendment:
07-Jun-1984
Statutory Address:
DUNKENHALGH HOTEL, BLACKBURN ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
DUNKENHALGH HOTEL, BLACKBURN ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Lancashire
District:
Hyndburn (District Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SD 74018 30091

Details

In the entry for CLAYTON-LE-MOORS HERMITAGE STREET

2/62 Dunkenhalgh Hotel

he item shall be amended to read CLAYTON-LE-MOORS BLACKBURN ROAD

Dunkenhalgh Hotel

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CLAYTON-LE-MOORS HERMITAGE STREET SD 73 SW 2/62 Dunkenhalgh Hotel 11.7.1966 (Formerly listed under Blackburn Road) G.V. II

Large house, seat of Petre family, substantially C19 but incorporating parts of house first built by Judge Thomas Walmsley c.1600; now hotel. Mainly coursed sandstone rubble (part rendered) with ashlar facade; 3-span and 2-span roofs of slate and some stone slate, with various clustered chimneys, and glazed circular lantern. Compound T-shaped plan, formed by additions to part of C17 house. Two storeys in castellated Tudor style. Symmetrical embattled 5-bay centre range with embattled single storey porch and cross windows, flanked by higher embattled crosswings which project slightly and have different windows. Battlements of right wing carry round 5-bay west front which has in the centre an embattled ground floor portal with corners continued as very high octagonal turrets with embattled caps; between these the parapets is raised and carries a coat of arms with motto "SANS DIEU RIEN"; and cross windows on both floors. Rear is very irregular, but includes part of C17 range (altered) and attached to this a service wing (C18) with arcaded ground floor. Interior: some ex situ panelling with very elaborate early C17 oak overmantel lettered "TW" "AW" (said to come from Hacking Hall); various early C19 plaster mouldings (friezes with oak leaves etc); decoration in one room incorporating C17 and C18 portraits of members of Walmsley family; series of Cl7 roof trusses with collars and trenched purlins. (Ainsworth Homesteads pp. 323-335).

Listing NGR: SD7401830091

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
183865
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Ainsworth, R, The Old Homesteads of Accrington and District, (1928), 323-335

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 11 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/07438/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Hyde. Source Historic England Archive
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