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Latitude: 54.625 / 54°37'30"N
Longitude: -3.1531 / 3°9'11"W
OS Eastings: 325647
OS Northings: 526154
OS Grid: NY256261
Mapcode National: GBR 6GFY.4T
Mapcode Global: WH706.J0QP
Entry Name: Millbeck Towers
Listing Date: 8 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1121982
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72199
Location: Underskiddaw, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12
Civil Parish: Underskiddaw
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Crosthwaite St Kentigern
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 22 NE UNDERSKIDDAW MILLBECK
8/114 Millbeck Towers
Woollen carding mill, now private house. Late C18 with extensive alterations of
1903 for John Daniel Banks. Cement render and roughcast walls with Lombard
frieze eaves, under Welsh slate roof, with fish-scale greenslate pavilions
surmounted by weather vanes; rendered chimney stacks. 3 storeys, 3 bays, with
flanking 3-storey angle towers. Top-glazed door and C20 casement windows in
cement surrounds under pediments. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland
Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, new series, 1vii, pp158-172. A painting
of the building before conversion is reproduced by Molly Lefebure, Cumberland
Heritage, 1970, p125.
Listing NGR: NY2564726154
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