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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: PENDRAGON CASTLE

List entry Number: 1144890

Location

PENDRAGON CASTLE, B6259 (NORTH OF OUTHGILL)

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaEdenDistrict AuthorityMallerstang

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1957

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 73359

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NY 70 SE MALLERSTANG B6259 (north of OUTHGILL; west side)

14/74 Pendragon Castle 12.9.57 G.V. I Fortified tower-house dating from C12 with later additions and alterations; extensively restored 1660 for Lady Anne Clifford. Dismantled c1685. See descrip- tion and plan in R.C.H.M. pp 163-164; since its publication some of the fallen masonry has been cleared away, uncovering north entrance with spiral stair to either side of passage which was closed by portcullis (slot visible in masonry). Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NY7817002626

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National Grid Reference: NY 78170 02626

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