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Latitude: 54.5194 / 54°31'9"N
Longitude: -2.3012 / 2°18'4"W
OS Eastings: 380598
OS Northings: 513834
OS Grid: NY805138
Mapcode National: GBR DJC5.LP
Mapcode Global: WH938.MNDP
Entry Name: Augill Castle
Listing Date: 12 September 1957
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1144857
English Heritage Legacy ID: 73377
Location: Stainmore, Eden, Cumbria, CA17
Civil Parish: Stainmore
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Brough St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 81 SW STAINMORE
9/92 Augill Castle
Large house in castellated Gothick style, started 1841 for John Pearson.
Coursed rubble with projecting embattled parapet. Graduated slate roofs with
stone mid-chimneys. 2 storeys, 13 bays overall. Original symmetrical front
4:1:4 with turrets to corners and flanking porch. Door has pointed head;
pointed 3-light traceried window above. Ground floor windows transomed, 1st
floor windows have inner pointed heads to lights. Square stair tower to centre
rear. Interior has re-used late C17 panelling (variously dated) to entrance
hall; ornate fireplace has cusped panelling, 4-centred arch, and embattled
mantelpiece. Ground floor room to left has Gothick niches and moulded saltire
cross decoration, with foliate bosses, to ceiling; similar bosses to frieze.
Room to right of hall has pierced spandrels to transverse beams; fireplace
similar to hall. End room has dais; some original doors with Gothick
panelling. Traceried stair window said to be modelled on window in Melrose
Listing NGR: NY8059813834
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