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placename:- Dalegarth Hall
parish Eskdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY17000012
10Km square:- NY10

1Km square NY1700

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
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Dalegarth Hall
block, building

placename:- Dalegarth Hall
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 13:-
... Dalegarth Hall, the ancient mansion or house of the Austhwaite family, which became extinct in the time of Edward III, but now belonging to E. Stanley, of Ponsonby Hall, Esq., M.P. ...

placename:- Dalegarth Hall
person:- : Austhwaite Family
person:- : Stanley, E
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

descriptive text:- Otley 1823 (5th edn 1834)

Guidebook, Concise Description of the English Lakes, later A Description of the English Lakes, by Jonathan Otley, published by the author, Keswick, Cumberland, by J Richardson, London, and by Arthur Foster, Kirky Lonsdale, Cumbria, 1823 onwards.
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Page 45:-
... the ancient mansion of Dalegarth Hall, now a farm house, ...
date:- 1823
period:- 19th century, early; 1820s

source:- Otley 1818 -- probably relevant

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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placename:- Dalegarth

old map:- Bowen and Kitchin 1760

New Map of the Counties of Cumberland and Westmoreland, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, Emanuel Bowen and Thomas Kitchin, published by T Bowles, John Bowles and Son, Robert Sayer, and John Tinney, 1760; published 1760-87.
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Dale Garth
circle and line

placename:- Dale Garth
date:- 1760
period:- 18th century, late; 1760s

old map:- Morden 1695 (Cmd) -- probably relevant

Maps, Westmorland, scale about 2.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland, scale about 3 miles to 1 inch, by Robert Morden, 1695.
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Dale Garth

placename:- Dale Garth
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1695
period:- 17th century, late; 1690s

old map:- Jansson 1646

Map, Cumbria et Westmoria, or Cumberland and Westmorland, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, by John Jansson, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1646; published 1646-1724.
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Buildings and tower.

placename:- Dalegarth
county:- Cumberland
date:- 1646
period:- 17th century, early; 1640s

old map:- Speed 1611 (Cmd)

Maps, The Countie Westmorland and Kendale the Cheif Towne, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, and Cumberland and the Ancient Citie Carlile, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by John Speed, London, 1611; published 1611-1770.
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circle, tower

placename:- Dalegarth
date:- 1611
period:- 17th century, early; 1610s

old map:- Saxton 1576

Map, Westmorlandiae et Cumberlandiae Comitatus ie Westmorland and Cumberland, scale about 5 miles to 1 inch, by Christopher Saxton, London, engraved by Augustinus Ryther, 1576; published 1579-1645.
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Tower, symbol for a house, hall, tower, etc.

placename:- Dalegarth
county:- Cumberlandia
date:- 1576
period:- 16th century, late; 1570s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
DALEGARTH HALL / / / ESKDALE / COPELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 437218 / NY1700400120
courtesy of English Heritage
Manor house. Site occupied since C14 but present building C16 for the Stanleys (the dining-room ceiling was once ornamentally plastered, featuring the date 1599 and initials E. & A.S., for Edward and Ann Stanley). Later additions and alterations included partial demolition c1750. Coursed rubble with quoins. 45 graduated slate roofs with stone ridges. S-shaped plan; 2 storeys. Plank door to north return; asymmetrical C20 replacement casements throughout. Mid and end rubble chimneys have cylindrical stacks on square bases. Interior renovated: Original oak stair now replaced; inglenook fireplace with chamfered firebeam; stop chamfered beams; queen strut roof trusses.

placename:- Dalegarth Hall
district:- Copeland
listed building
coordinates:- NY17000012
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
courtesy of English Heritage
Cottage and attached barn, now used for storage. Late C17/early C18 with later additions and alterations. Slobbered rubble with quoins. Graduated slate roofs (barn lower) with stone ridges. 2 storeys. 3-bay former cottage on left has central plank door with window in chamfered surround, under hoodmould, to either side; similar blocked window (no hoodmould) to 1st floor left. Loft access inserted in west return. Barn range on right has plank wagon door in surround with depressed head; inserted window to right has 3 original chamfered openings above.
district:- Copeland
listed building -- barn
coordinates:- NY16990015
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

hearsay 14th century building, once known as Austhwaite, home of the Stanley Family.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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