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Haltcliffe Hall and Adjoining Byre/Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Caldbeck, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7258 / 54°43'33"N

Longitude: -2.9955 / 2°59'43"W

OS Eastings: 335982

OS Northings: 537215

OS Grid: NY359372

Mapcode National: GBR 7FJS.8P

Mapcode Global: WH80T.YGRY

Entry Name: Haltcliffe Hall and Adjoining Byre/Barn

Listing Date: 3 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72413

Location: Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Caldbeck

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Caldbeck St Mungo

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 33 NE CALDBECK Millhouse

14/105 Haltcliffe Hall and
adjoining byre/barn


Farmhouse. Datestone inscribed T.D.B. BUILT THE HALL 1653 (Thomas & Dorothy
Bewley) now removed; further inscription over window G.B. E.B. 1687 (George &
Elizabeth Bewley) and over entrance G.B. E.B. 1690, now covered; with C19
alterations. Roughcast over mixed limestone and sandstone rubble on large
projecting plinth stones. Welsh slate roof with bottom courses of graduated
greenslate; stone and brick ridge chimney stacks. 2½ storeys, 4 bays with
right-angled kitchen/byre extension to front right and 2-storey, 2-bay barn/byre
to left under common roof. Ground floor 3-light stone-mullioned window and
other smaller sash windows in original chamfered surrounds with stone mullions
removed. Small chamfered-surround attic window. Former entrance to right has
chamfered Tudor-arched surround, now an internal feature covered by extension.
Extension has brick front wall with C20 door and casement window. Byre to right
has half-plank door with loft above. Rear wall of extension has blocked 2-light
stone-mullioned window. Rear of house has small chamfered-surround windows on 3
levels. Interior has large inglenook with moulded firebeam and hood with
hooks. Beamed ceilings on both floors. Large inglenook in kitchen extension
has chamfered firebeam with hood projecting into the room above. Byre/barn to
left has through segmental archway, partly blocked to rear to form byre. Loft
door above has chamfered surround under Tudor arch; window left is partly
blocked 3-light and stone-mullioned. Plank door to left and blocked stone-
mullioned window with loft door over. Below the eaves are 2 rows of pigeon
holes. On the site of an earlier builing which was purchased by Thomas Bewley
in 1641. Remained in that family until 1758 when sold to Joshua Lucock, see Sir
Edmund Thomas Bewley, The Bewleys of Cumberland, 1902 pp40-1, 93 and 97.
Further adjoining barns are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY3598237215

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