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Latitude: 55.034 / 55°2'2"N
Longitude: -2.9611 / 2°57'39"W
OS Eastings: 338669
OS Northings: 571474
OS Grid: NY386714
Mapcode National: GBR 7BR7.Q7
Mapcode Global: WH7Z9.HQ5Q
Entry Name: Coop House North West of Netherby Hall
Listing Date: 15 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204976
English Heritage Legacy ID: 78104
Location: Arthuret, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6
Civil Parish: Arthuret
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Arthuret St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
In the entry for the following:-
NY 37 SE ARTHURET
14/15 Coop House,
The grade shall be amended to read II * (star)
NY 37 SE ARTHURET NETHERBY
14/15 Coop House,
Folly tower, formerly keeper's house for the salmon coops for Netherby Hall.
Probably mid-C18 for Rev. Robert Graham, with early C19 additions for Sir James
Graham. Red sandstone rubble walls on chamfered plinth, flush quoins, string
course and battlemented parapet. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central recessed bay is
single storey; pointed-arch doorway with hood mould; cruciform openings,
battlemented parapet. C19 flanking towers have cross-mullioned blocked windows;
similar 2-light mullioned windows above. Single-light windows to rear. Built
on the river bank and all that remains of the salmon coops. Thought to have
been influenced by the gatehouse of Wetheral Priory and the salmon coops
belonging to that Priory. The Rev. Robert Graham consulted Mr Howard of Corby
Castle on the laying out of the landscape garden at Netherby. See Country Life,
14 January 1954 p.92.
Listing NGR: NY3866971474
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