Stonehouse Tower remains, Nicholforest - Carlisle

Medieval pele tower. Only two walls stand to any height (approximately 4.5 metres). The east wall is used as part of a cattle shed, but the remainder of the structure is in poor condition and suffering from slow decay. No solution has been agreed.

Stonehouse Tower remains, Nicholforest - Carlisle
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Stonehouse Tower bastle
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1019530
    Local Planning Authority:
    Carlisle
    Site Type:
    Domestic > Fortified house

Location

    Building Name:
    Stonehouse Tower remains
    County:
    Cumbria
    District / Borough:
    Carlisle
    Parish:
    Nicholforest
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Penrith and The Border
    Region:
    North West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Unknown