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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087214
English Heritage Legacy ID: 76911
Location: Broughton East, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11
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
SD 37 NE
5/2 Hampsfell Tower
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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