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Ruins of the Loan (Not to Be Confused with House of Same Name to East)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewcastle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 55.0991 / 55°5'56"N

Longitude: -2.6892 / 2°41'21"W

OS Eastings: 356115

OS Northings: 578515

OS Grid: NY561785

Mapcode National: GBR 99NG.LX

Mapcode Global: WH7Z7.N3M8

Entry Name: Ruins of the Loan (Not to Be Confused with House of Same Name to East)

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087534

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78118

Location: Bewcastle, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Bewcastle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bewcastle St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


10/32 Ruins of 'The Loan',
(not to be confused with
house of same name to east)


Bastle house in ruins. Probably late C16. Calciferous sandstone rubble on
projecting plinth with large quoin stones. Single-storey cottage with end wall
the remains of a bastle house. End entrance has chamfered and rebated jambs and
lintel with drawbar tunnels. Slit vent in rear wall may also be an original
feature. See RCHM, Shielings & Bastles, 1970, p 76.

Listing NGR: NY5611578515

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