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Plumpton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Hesket, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7126 / 54°42'45"N

Longitude: -2.7854 / 2°47'7"W

OS Eastings: 349499

OS Northings: 535575

OS Grid: NY494355

Mapcode National: GBR 8FZY.SF

Mapcode Global: WH80Y.5TW2

Entry Name: Plumpton Hall

Listing Date: 24 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145476

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73909

Location: Hesket, Eden, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Hesket

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Plumpton Wall St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


10/185 Plumpton Hall


Farmhouse. Late C16 for the Musgrave family with extensive C19 alterations.
Cement rendered walls on coursed sandstone rubble, under C20 graduated
greenslate roof with rebuilt C20 red sandstone chimney stacks. 2 storeys; 2-bay
original house with C19 lower flanking wings. Off-centre C20 glazed door in C19
painted stone surround. Irregular sash and casement windows in C19 painted
stone surrounds. Upper-floor C16 window with 2 round-headed lights under
hoodmould; blocked C16 chamfered attic window. Wings have various C20 windows
in C19 painted stone surrounds. Rear has upper-floor C16 window of 3
round-headed lights; and blocked C16 attic window. Remainder has C20 windows in
C19 and C20 surrounds. Rear of right wing has been a stable with blocked
segmental arch and external stone steps to loft doorway. Interior altered.
At some time known as Plumpton Head Hall. Further
barn extension and C20 rear garages are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY4949935575

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