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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: BOAT HOUSE EAST OF NAWORTH CASTLE

List entry Number: 1087644

Location

BOAT HOUSE EAST OF NAWORTH CASTLE

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaCarlisleDistrict AuthorityBrampton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 77857

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History

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Details

NY 56 SE BRAMPTON NAWORTH

11/60 'Boat' House east of Naworth Castle

I

Boat House, formerly for house bote, being the fuel (bote) store for the castle. Circa 1520 for and by Thomas Lord Dacre, probably as flanking tower for gatehouse, as part of the early C16 outer bailey of the castle, probably restored by Salvin 1845. Dressed calciferous and red sandstone, flat roof not visible, hidden by battlemented parapets. Small roughly square tower of formerly 1½ storeys, which would have projected into the moat. C20 garage doors, small 1-2-3 light windows to south and east faces. Parapet has arms of Dacres with initials TD and ED (Thomas & Elizabeth Dacre). Used as studio by artist George Howard (later 9th Earl) and now used as garage.

Listing NGR: NY5602062589

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National Grid Reference: NY 56020 62589

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