TOPPIN CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1051105
Date first listed:
28-Mar-1984
Statutory Address:
TOPPIN CASTLE

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Location

Statutory Address:
TOPPIN CASTLE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Cumbria
District:
Carlisle (District Authority)
Parish:
Hayton
National Grid Reference:
NY 49619 57047

Details

NY 45 NE HAYTON

4/66 Toppin Castle

G.V. II

Farmhouse, imitating tower house. Mid C19 for George Head Head. Hammer dressed red sandstone with large quoins and modillioned battlemented parapet hiding roof. 4-storey square tower with hexagonal 5-storey angle stair turret, 2- storey, 2-bay extension to rear. C20 glazed door has chamfered round arch. One- and 2- and 3-light lancet windows have steel and wooden casements with glazing bars and chamfered stone surrounds. Recessed carved panel of coat of arms of the patron.

Listing NGR: NY4961957047

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
78057
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 09 Feb 2003
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