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Latitude: 54.4509 / 54°27'3"N
Longitude: -2.3552 / 2°21'18"W
OS Eastings: 377068
OS Northings: 506226
OS Grid: NY770062
Mapcode National: GBR CJZZ.X7
Mapcode Global: WH93M.SDP6
Entry Name: Wharton Hall
Listing Date: 6 February 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137207
English Heritage Legacy ID: 73046
Location: Wharton, Eden, Cumbria, CA17
Civil Parish: Wharton
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Kirkby Stephen with Mallerstang and Crosby Garrett with Soulby
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 70 NE
Large house of courtyard plan. In building between late C14 and C17. Coursed
rubble with quoins. Welsh slate roofs with projecting stone chimneys.
Crenelation to main (north-east) building. Various multi-light windows with square
heads, hoodmoulds and stone mullions. Substantial remains of Great Hall and kitchen.
Gatehouse virtually intact although lacking roof and floors. Wharton coat of arms
on the exterior. See R.C.H.M. for detailed description. For C17 description and
plan, see M.S. D/D&C/Machell III p.202 in Carlisle Record office. (From 6 vols of
notes towards a history of Cumberland & Westmorland by the Reverend Thomas Machell in the Dean & Chapter Library, Carlisle).
Listing NGR: NY7706806226
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