MARSKE HALL - List Entry

  • Description

    "Country house, now Cheshire Foundation nursing home. 1625 with late C19 alterations, for Sir William Pennyman. Additions and alterations from 1963 for the Cheshire Foundation. MATERIALS: coursed squared stone with plinth, quoins and ashlar dressings; roof of plain tiles except for towers, which have stone roofs.....Many C18 6-panel doors throughout; C17 L- and H-hinges in attic floor. Roof shows collar and purlins as of A-trusses. HISTORY: Royal Flying Corps quarters during WWI; Army quarters during WWII; school 1948-58....."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 2 years, 11 months ago
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