The Stonehouse (north of Denton Foot), Naworth Park, Nether Denton - Carlisle

A late C16 bastle which has been roofless and in a bad condition for some years. There is now damaging vegetation growth in the walls. Initial discussions with the owner regarding possible reuse have taken place. The site was surveyed in 2015 as part of a Historic England thematic project on bastles.

The Stonehouse (north of Denton Foot), Naworth Park, Nether Denton - Carlisle
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: The Stonehouse bastle, 240m north of Denton Foot
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1019210
  • Local Planning Authority: Carlisle
  • Site Type: Domestic > Fortified house

Location

  • Building Name: The Stonehouse (north of Denton Foot)
  • Locality: Naworth Park
  • County: Cumbria
  • District / Borough: Carlisle
  • Parish: Nether Denton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Penrith and The Border
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number(s): 1019210 and 1087557

Contact Details

Sarah Howard 0161 242 1402

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England