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Hampsfell Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Broughton East, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2092 / 54°12'33"N

Longitude: -2.9316 / 2°55'53"W

OS Eastings: 339335

OS Northings: 479670

OS Grid: SD393796

Mapcode National: GBR 7MZR.3W

Mapcode Global: WH83C.YG5J

Entry Name: Hampsfell Tower

Listing Date: 15 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087214

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76911

Location: Broughton East, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Broughton East

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Cartmel St Mary and St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

BROUGHTON EAST
SD 37 NE
5/2 Hampsfell Tower
II
Shelter. Dressed limestone. 1835-54. For Rev T. Remington. Dressed limestone
on rock-faced ground floor and some ashlar. Square tower of 2 storeys.
Weathered band over ground floor and top projecting embattled parapet. Ground
floor has window openings, partially blocked, to north and south, entrance to
west; east face built into slope of ground. 1st floor has pointed window
openings to 3 sides; entrance to east face up ramp. Lead water spout. Now
derelict (1986) roof and floor missing.


Listing NGR: SD3933579670

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