GATEHOUSE EAST OF NAWORTH CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1137508
Date first listed:
14-Sep-1954
Statutory Address:
GATEHOUSE EAST OF NAWORTH CASTLE

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Location

Statutory Address:
GATEHOUSE EAST OF NAWORTH CASTLE

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

County:
Cumbria
District:
Carlisle (District Authority)
Parish:
Brampton
National Grid Reference:
NY5599862564

Details

NY 56 SE BRAMPTON NAWORTH

11/59 Gatehouse east of Naworth Castle 14.9.54 I

Gatehouse. Circa 1520, for and by Thomas Lord Dacre, with additions for Lord William Howard c1602 and probably restored by Salvin 1845. Earlier dressed calciferous sandstone to ground floor and red sandstone above with battlemented parapet. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Round arched entrance has large carved stone panel of Dacre arms above, flanked by small leaded casements with chamfered surrounds: similar similar windows to rear. Built as part of the early C16 outer bailey of the castle, between the moat and east range, replacing the earlier gate in Lord William Howard's Tower. For details of arms see, Transactions, Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society old series. iv. p.496-7.

Listing NGR: NY5599862564

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
77856
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Transactions Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society' in Transactions Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, , Vol. 4, (), 496-7

Legal

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

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