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Wall to South East of Low Grains

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewcastle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 55.0685 / 55°4'6"N

Longitude: -2.6649 / 2°39'53"W

OS Eastings: 357636

OS Northings: 575098

OS Grid: NY576750

Mapcode National: GBR 99TT.VW

Mapcode Global: WH90D.1V8R

Entry Name: Wall to South East of Low Grains

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087535

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78120

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


10/108 Wall to south-east of
Low Grains

Wall incorporating the remains of bastle house and later house. Probably late
C16 and C17. Calciferous sandstone rubble. Ground floor end wall of bastle
house and remains of the foundations measuring approximately 5 metres by 9
metres, extremely thick walls. Entrance in end wall has rounded jambs and
lintel with the remains of 2 drawbar tunnels. Wall adjoining to left has 2
small square blocked windows of a C17 farmhouse. See RCIIM, Shielings & Bastles,
1970, p76.

Listing NGR: NY5763675098

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