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Knarsdale Hall (Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh)

Knaresdale Hall
Knaresdale Hall

Knarsdale Hall was built in the 17th century. The hall stands on a medieval site, a steep-sided mound which was probably fortified. It was a seat of the Pratt family who forfeited it to the Crown in the reign of Edward I. It later passed to the Swinburns. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N5985
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1966; E C Waight

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh

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