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PENRITH CASTLE

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: PENRITH CASTLE

List entry Number: 1138256

Location

PENRITH CASTLE, ULLSWATER ROAD

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

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 24-Apr-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 72957

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

1. 5165 ULLSWATER ROAD

Penrith Castle NY 5129 3/202 24.4.51

I

2. Red sandstone ruins. Licence to crenellate 1397. Square plan with gateway on north-east. Circular well in courtyard. Additions of circa 1470. South wall and east tower remain to a considerable height, also tunnel vaults, Perpendicular windows, and pointed arched fireplace flues. Gatehouse ruins on north-west. AM.

Listing NGR: NY5124229954

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National Grid Reference: NY 51264 29939

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