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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 11th May, 2017)

Kirkless Hall

Kirkless  Hall
Top Lock, New Springs, date given as 1663.

Photo: Ron Dawber  (Sony SLR)
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Comment by: Mick on 11th May 2017 at 06:37

Theyve cleared lot of the trees from the gardens of Kirkless Hall, so now you can get a better view .

Comment by: Veronica on 11th May 2017 at 07:20

Marvellous - a building so old should be cherished. I'd love to know its history.

Comment by: Janette R on 11th May 2017 at 09:26

This is a Grade 2 listed building.

Comment by: Whelley Wayne on 11th May 2017 at 10:12

been a dump for forty years and beware the dogs!

Comment by: Gary Leece on 11th May 2017 at 10:23

Have seen this place for sale on various property websites. Grade 2 listing makes it a difficult sell, due to restrictions in modifications and improvements. Hope it has sold - last time I saw internal photos it was looking a bit worse for wear.
There's a passing similarity to Dodds Farm in Aspull, overlooking the edge of Borsdane Wood.

Comment by: Howard P on 11th May 2017 at 16:17

I suspect very cosy in Winter.

Comment by: MarieM on 11th May 2017 at 18:42

What a beautiful building.

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