WHARTON HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1137207

Date first listed: 06-Feb-1968

Statutory Address: WHARTON HALL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WHARTON HALL

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

County: Cumbria

District: Eden (District Authority)

Parish: Wharton

National Park: YORKSHIRE DALES

National Grid Reference: NY7706806226

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NY 70 NE

WHARTON

Wharton Hall

6/85 6.2.68

I

Large house of courtyard plan. In building between late C14 and C17. Coursed rubble with quoins. Welsh slate roofs with projecting stone chimneys. Crenelation to main (north-east) building. Various multi-light windows with square heads, hoodmoulds and stone mullions. Substantial remains of Great Hall and kitchen. Gatehouse virtually intact although lacking roof and floors. Wharton coat of arms on the exterior. See R.C.H.M. for detailed description. For C17 description and plan, see M.S. D/D&C/Machell III p.202 in Carlisle Record office. (From 6 vols of notes towards a history of Cumberland & Westmorland by the Reverend Thomas Machell in the Dean & Chapter Library, Carlisle).

Listing NGR: NY7706806226

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 73046

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Machell, T, 'A History of Cumberland and Westmorland' in A History of Cumberland and Westmorland, , Vol. 3, (), 202

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