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Beech House, Hartley
Beech House
locality:-   Hartley
civil parish:-   Hartley (formerly Westmorland)
county:-   Cumbria
locality type:-   buildings
coordinates:-   NY78400843
1Km square:-   NY7808
10Km square:-   NY70

BSP58.jpg (taken 30.4.2010)  
BSP59.jpg  Date stone:-
"BEECH HOUSE / 1820" (taken 30.4.2010)  

evidence:-   old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 23 15) 
placename:-  Hartley Cottage
source data:-   Maps, 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.

BVZ78.jpg  Macaws.
(taken 2.3.2012)  
A rich industrialist, Strutt, kept various parrots on his estate. These macaws are not infrequently seen about Kirby Stephen, puzzling visitors to the amusement of residents.
Beats having jackdaws in the chimneys!

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