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Sizergh Fell Side, Westmorland

Historical Description

Sizergh-Fell-Side, a hamlet in Heversham parish, Westmorland, 3½ miles S by W of Kendal. Post town and money order and telegraph office, Kendal. Sizergh Castle is the seat of the Stricklands, was originally a baronial fortalice, retains some portion of its old strong towers with modern additions, has a castellated, irregular, picturesque appearance, contains a room said to have been once occupied by Queen Catherine Parr, and stands in extensive well-wooded grounds.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5

Land and Property

The Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Westmorland is available to browse.