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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087534
English Heritage Legacy ID: 78118
Location: Bewcastle, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6
Civil Parish: Bewcastle
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Bewcastle St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 57 NE BEWCASTLE
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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