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placename:- Johnby Hall
locality:- Johnby
parish Greystoke parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY43413275
10Km square:- NY43

1Km square NY4332

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 49 13)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Johnby Hall
building/s
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Taylor 1892

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Print, halftone photograph, Johnby Hall, Johnby, Greystoke, Cumberland, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, and by Charles Thurnam and Sons, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1892.
Inscriptions - round the shield '[O GOD GIVE ME VISDOM TO KNOVE THE]' by the shield '[WILLIAM MUSGRAVE / ISABEL MARTENDAL. / 15 83]' and below '[NICOLA S MUS / GRAVE MARET MARGARET / TILLEL HEYRE THOMAS / HIS SONE MARETE LISABET DAC / RE WILLM HIS SONNE HERE NO / VE DVELL MARET IZSABEL HE / YRE TO MARTENDAL TO GOD I PR / AVE BE WITH US ALVAIE]'
Tipped in opposite p.294 of The Old Manorial Halls of Cumberland and Westmorland, by Michael Waistell Taylor.

placename:- Johnby Hall
person:- : Musgrave, William and Isabel
person:- : Musgrave, Nicolas and Margaret
person:- : Musgrave, Thomas and Lisabet
date:- 1892
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Taylor 1892

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Print, plan of Johnby Hall, Johnby, Greystoke, Cumberland, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, and by Charles Thurnam and Sons, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1892.
Tipped in opposite p.296 of The Old Manorial Halls of Cumberland and Westmorland, by Michael Waistell Taylor.

placename:- Johnby Hall
date:- 1892
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Taylor 1892

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Print, Head of Newel Stair, Johnby Hall, Johnby, Greystoke, Cumberland, published for the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, by Titus Wilson, Kendal, Westmorland, and by Charles Thurnam and Sons, Carlisle, Cumberland, 1892.
On p.298 of The Old Manorial Halls of Cumberland and Westmorland, by Michael Waistell Taylor.

placename:- Johnby Hall
date:- 1892
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
JOHNBY HALL / / / GREYSTOKE / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II[star] / 73845 / NY4341832758
courtesy of English Heritage
Fortified house. Probably late C14 with C15, C16 and C17 extensions and late C17, C18 and C19 alterations. Thick pink sandstone rubble walls, on chamfered plinth, under hipped graduated greenslate roof with banded sandstone ashlar chimney stacks. C14 3-storey rectangular tower to which has been added a smaller C15 3-storey rectangular tower, joined by a short passageway; C16 unifying refacing and 3-storey angle stair turret, gives a 3-storey 4-bay facade; at left a right-angled C17 2-storey, 4-bay kitchen wing, forming overall L-shape. The main feature of the facade is the projecting right full-height stair turret which has on its left return wall a stone door architrave under a shaped hood, which is carried up and around a large panel inscribed WILLIAM MUSGRAVE, ISABEL MATENDALE 1583, with further English lettering giving the family descent. Upper-floor front 2- and 3-light windows under hoodmoulds. Facade has off-centre door in C19 surround, replacing the left 1747 doorway, now a window. Various 2- and 3-light windows on 3 levels, some mullioned and transomed, one of 5 lights. The return walls and rear have irregular small medieval openings, some of them blocked and various 2- and 3-light windows, some in C19 surrounds. The kitchen wing has a central Tudor-arched doorway under a terracotta panel of a horseman. 2- and 4-light chamfered stone-mullioned windows and left pent extension. Right link with the main house has a Tudor-arched doorway, up stone steps, the lintel inscribed WM CM 1637 (William Musgrave and Catherine his wife). Interior of the main house has original features such as vaulted basements, newel staircases and stone arched fireplaces. See W.M. Taylor, Old Manorial Halls of Westmorland & Cumberland, 1892, pp.294-304; Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian Archaeological Society, new series, xxxii, pp. 85-103.

placename:- Johnby Hall
district:- Eden
listed building
coordinates:- NY43413275
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
STABLE BLOCK SOUTH EAST OF JOHNBY HALL / / / GREYSTOKE / EDEN / CUMBRIA / II / 73847 / NY4347432708
district:- Eden
listed building -- stable
coordinates:- NY43473270
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

notes tower and hall
Perriam, D R & Robinson, J: 1998: Medieval Fortified Buildings of Cumbria: CWAAS:: ISBN 1 873124 23 6; plan

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