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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

Kentmere Hall is a collection of traditional stone domestic and agricultural buildings in a bowl landscape alongside a beck.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

A delicate modern insertion in timber, glass & lead is hidden behind the massive tower walls.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

A collection of 14th, 15th, & 18th century buildings enclose a southwest facing yard & walled garden.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The limestone arch front door leads from a cobbled yard into the flagged central passage.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

Existing oak doors were conserved & old openings were re-instated with new oak joinery.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The mudroom has exposed finishes generally & heating within the concrete floor.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

Joists were added above the existing oak beams to raise the first floor back to its original level.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

At some point the house lost its original stair. A new oak stair and screen were formed.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

A narrow hallway leads from the vault to the kitchen & passes through the Tower’s two metre thick walls.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The existing external walls throughout are lined with drained cavities, insulation & lime render.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

Modern internal fabric was removed from an 18th c. back extension & an oak ceiling was uncovered.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

New painted timber panelling & double glazed windows were added.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The angled boards of the oak screen extend upwards into the stair hall to form the first floor balustrade.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

An original oak screen was uncovered in the upper hall.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

Concealed roof lights highlight the lime washed stone internal wall.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

Deep window reveals punctuate shallow scalloped bays in the internal lining.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

Natural light from new roof lights punctuates the ends of the long upper stair hall & the rooms beyond.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

A bevelled handrail caps the oak balustrade/screen.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

A winding, top-lit stair links the main hall to the master bedroom in the top of the Tower.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

New windows to the Tower are inset & oversized. The deep, historic stone reveals frame the view.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The Tower glows with light from a two-storey light well. The outer wall is retained as a ruin.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The shower room ceiling & window steps up to bring in light & views from the light well.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The plaster lining to the Tower is peppered by multiple arrow slits & small windows with oak cills.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The bathroom window & door rise up into the master bedroom.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

The light well viewed from the spiral stair in the Tower.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

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Kentmere Hall

Alteration and conservation of a grade 2 star listed house in the Lake District National Park. Built by Adam Carr Builders.

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