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TOPPIN CASTLE

List Entry Summary

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

Name: TOPPIN CASTLE

List entry Number: 1051105

Location

TOPPIN CASTLE

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

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hayton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Mar-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 78057

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List entry Description

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: NY 49619 57047

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