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Arkleby Hall and Flanking Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Plumbland, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7453 / 54°44'43"N

Longitude: -3.3333 / 3°19'59"W

OS Eastings: 314270

OS Northings: 539744

OS Grid: NY142397

Mapcode National: GBR 5F5K.4Q

Mapcode Global: WH6ZB.RZXK

Entry Name: Arkleby Hall and Flanking Walls

Listing Date: 3 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217229

English Heritage Legacy ID: 411788

Location: Plumbland, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Plumbland

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Binsey Team

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


12/80 Arkleby Hall and
3.3.67 flanking walls


Farmhouse. Circa 1740 incorporating earlier house of 1725 with Thompson
coat-of-arms over front entrance. Incised cement render, with painted raised
quoins and cornice, on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped
gables and kneelers; yellow brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys with attic, 5 bays
of double span. Top-glazed panelled door in bolection architrave within fluted
plaster doorcase under large segmental pediment enclosing coat-of-arms. Sash
windows in painted stone architraves. Yorkshire-sash attic windows in painted
stone surrounds. Short shaped flanking walls form integral part of house, that
to left surmounted by griffin holding coat-of-arms in its claws. Rear wall has
round-headed 2-light staircase window and small attic windows. Interior
datestone, inscribed G & J.T. 1725 (Gustavus & Johanna Thompson), has carved
bears and men on horseback, which appear to have no armorial significance. C20
extensions and farm buildings to left are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY1427039744

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

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