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Listed Building record MDR7309 - Swarkestone Hall Farmhouse, Swarkestone

Type and Period (1)

  • (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

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Full Description

SK 3746 2840. The Hall (NAT). (1) SK 3746 2840. Old Hall Farm (NAT). (2) Swarkestone Hall built circa 1630, replacing the earlier hall (see SMR 27014), is a rectangular two storeyed ashlar building with attics and three coped gables. The central doorway has a four-centred head and a 19th century wing is built against part of the rear elevation. Formerly the seat of the Harpur family, but now used as a farmhouse. Grade II*. (3) Swarkestone Hall at SK 37462840 is as described. See the illustration card. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1887. 6", First Edition.
  • <2> Map: 1970. OS 6" 1970.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: DOE Listed Bldgs. Dist of South Derbyshire. Derby 11 Mar 1987 176.
  • <4> Personal Observation: F1 FDC 13-APR-62.



Grid reference Centred SK 3746 2840 (10m by 10m) Centre

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Record last edited

Jan 28 2024 5:15PM

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