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Wharton Hall

A Grade I Listed Building in Wharton, Cumbria

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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

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73046

Location: Wharton, Eden, Cumbria, CA17

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

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

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Listing Text

NY 70 NE


Wharton Hall



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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