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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: COCKERMOUTH CASTLE (RESIDENCE OF LORD EGREMONT)

List entry Number: 1144725

Location

COCKERMOUTH CASTLE (RESIDENCE OF LORD EGREMONT), CASTLEGATE

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaAllerdaleDistrict AuthorityCockermouth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 28-Aug-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 71652

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1.

5161 CASTLEGATE Cockermouth Castle (residence of Lord Egremont)

NY 1230 1/4 28.8.51.

1 GV

2. Occupies the north side of the outer ward, formerly separate cottages, now 1 house, late Georgian in character, stone, 2 storeys, 8 sash windows on upper floor, 3 doors and sashes on ground floor, most windows 12-paned with plain stone architrave. Slate roof and stone chimneys, the east end adjoining the Gatehouse.

The inhabited parts of Cockermouth Castle form a group with the uninhabited parts.

Listing NGR: NY1226830852

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National Grid Reference: NY 12248 30886

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