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Prince Charlie's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Brampton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9428 / 54°56'33"N

Longitude: -2.7343 / 2°44'3"W

OS Eastings: 353058

OS Northings: 561145

OS Grid: NY530611

Mapcode National: GBR 9CB8.TY

Mapcode Global: WH7ZZ.Z144

Entry Name: Prince Charlie's House

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77826

Location: Brampton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Brampton

Built-Up Area: Brampton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Brampton St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

ny 5361 BRAMPTON HIGH CROSS STREET
BRAMPTON (East side)

16/31 Prince Charlie's
House

1.4.57 II

Shop with flat above. Late C17, with C18 and C19 alterations. Stucco with
stone dressings and quoins; Welsh slate roof, coped gables with kneelers, brick
chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays (formerly 3 storeys). Entrance has quoined
surround with round head, flanked by large C20 shop windows. Upper floor has
2-pane sashes with painted stone surrounds: filled windows above covered by
stucco. Extension to left of 2 storeys, 2 bays, has C20 shop window, with
single pane sashes above. Wall plaque says IN 1745 BONNIE PRINCE CHARLIE
ESTABLISHED HIS HEADQUARTERS HERE DURING THE SIEGE OF CARLISLE FROM NOVEMBER
12TH TO 18TH 1745. See Transactions, Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian &
Archaeological Society, lii, p,101-5.


Listing NGR: NY5306061151

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