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Pendragon Castle

A Grade I Listed Building in Mallerstang, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4186 / 54°25'6"N

Longitude: -2.3379 / 2°20'16"W

OS Eastings: 378170

OS Northings: 502626

OS Grid: NY781026

Mapcode National: GBR DK3B.NT

Mapcode Global: WH93V.16ZG

Entry Name: Pendragon Castle

Listing Date: 12 September 1957

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144890

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73359

Location: Mallerstang, Eden, Cumbria, CA17

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Mallerstang

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 SE,
14/74

MALLERSTANG,
B6259 (north of OUTHGILL; west side),
Pendragon Castle

12.9.57

G.V.

I

Fortified tower-house dating from C12 with later additions and alterations;
extensively restored 1660 for Lady Anne Clifford. Dismantled c.1685. See description and plan in R.C.H.M., pp. 163-164. Since its publication some of the fallen
masonry has been cleared away, uncovering north entrance with spiral stair to
either side of passage which was closed by portcullis (slot visible in masonry).

Scheduled Ancient Monument.


Listing NGR: NY7817002626

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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