Woolton Hall

Woolton Hall was built in 1704. The house was originally built for the Molyneux family on a 400 acre estate. Following the death of Richard Molyneux, Woolton Hall was acquired by the High Sheriff of Lancashire, Nicholas Ashton. In 1772, Robert Adam, a renowned architect, was hired to redesign the entire property, with  the estate … More Woolton Hall

Skinburness Hotel

The Skinburness Hotel was constructed under the orders of Charles Ferguson, a local architect in 1878 for a considerable sum of £22,000. This was built for the family of Edwin Hodge Banks of Wigton. Since then the hotel has passed through numerous hands, more recently in 2006 when the owners at the time were declared … More Skinburness Hotel