LIME HOUSE SCHOOL - Dalston - List Entry

  • Description

    "House originally called Holme Hill, now private school. Early C19 with stable arch dated and inscribed 1887 L.C.S., with Salkeld coat of arms; incorporating C17 and C18 features. Calciferous sandstone ashlar with V-jointed quoins on chamfered plinth. Rendered wings; graduated greenslate roofs; ashlar chimney stacks. Entrance facade: 3 storeys, 7 bays with flanking low 2-storey, L-shaped 6-bay wings, making overall U-shape; stable arch adjoining to right. Central bay projects with shaped cornice enclosing Salkeld coat of arms...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Peter Smith
    Last modified: 2 years, 7 months ago
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