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Hackthorpe Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lowther, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5987 / 54°35'55"N

Longitude: -2.7065 / 2°42'23"W

OS Eastings: 354452

OS Northings: 522838

OS Grid: NY544228

Mapcode National: GBR 9HJ8.V9

Mapcode Global: WH81K.DNFY

Plus Code: 9C6VH7XV+F9

Entry Name: Hackthorpe Hall

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145324

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74343

Location: Lowther, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Lowther

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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12/135 Hackthorpe Hall


Farmhouse. Early C17 for Sir Christopher Lowther with mid C17 alterations.
Cement rendered limestone rubble walls, under graduated greenslate roof with C19
banded red sandstone chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays of double span. Plank
door in multi-storey gabled stone porch with 2-light stone-mullioned windows,
the upper-floor window blocked. Right 3-light stone-mullioned window under
hoodmould but all other windows enlarged in mid C17 as 4-light mullioned-and-
transomed windows. Left return wall has 2-light stone-mullioned windows.
Internal C17 panelling and original roof timbers. See RCHM, Westmorland, 1936,
p.160, plate 19.

Listing NGR: NY5445222838

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