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Turbine House to South of Crackenthorpe Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Crackenthorpe, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5878 / 54°35'15"N

Longitude: -2.5237 / 2°31'25"W

OS Eastings: 366253

OS Northings: 521523

OS Grid: NY662215

Mapcode National: GBR BHTD.F5

Mapcode Global: WH92S.6YHB

Entry Name: Turbine House to South of Crackenthorpe Hall

Listing Date: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422780

Location: Crackenthorpe, Eden, Cumbria, CA16

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Crackenthorpe

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Appleby St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 62 SE CRACKENTHORPE


6/63 Turbine-house to
south of
Crackenthorpe
Hall

G.V. II

Turbine-house, dated 1912. Snecked, squared rubble with quoins. Graduated
slate roof with projecting eaves. 2 storeys, built across small stream with
entrance at upper level. Panel with coat of arms above door, under pointed
hoodmould. Single 2-light mullioned window to end and each side wall.
Initialled datestone, in Roman numerals, set in wall below window on west side.
Early example of purpose-built structure for private generation of electricity
by turbine; machinery now no longer in place.


Listing NGR: NY6625321523

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

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