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Peel O'hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewcastle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 55.0702 / 55°4'12"N

Longitude: -2.6922 / 2°41'32"W

OS Eastings: 355892

OS Northings: 575302

OS Grid: NY558753

Mapcode National: GBR 99MT.Y8

Mapcode Global: WH7Z7.MT6G

Entry Name: Peel O'hill

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78122

Location: Bewcastle, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Bewcastle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bewcastle St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


10/34 Peel 0' Hill

1.4.57 II

Farmhouse formerly bastle house. Probably late C16 with additions dated and
inscribed over rear window W.& R. Routledge 1811. White washed stone rubble on
projecting plinth stones with large flush quoins; Welsh slate roof, stone end
chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays; lower 2-storey, 2-bay extension to right;
single-storey outbuilding to left. Original house has extremely thick walls
with C18 fenestration, no details of original windows are visible. Large
central casement window, flanking smaller casement windows, that to right is a
fire window with chamfered surround. Upper floor windows are single-pane
sashes. End wall of original house, now internal, has boiler recess which could
represent the original ground floor entrance. Extension to right has C20 door,
casement window to right, single-pane sash windows above. See Curwen, Castles &
Towers of Cumberland & Westmorland, 1913, p389; RCHM, Shielings & Bastles, 1970,
p76. Listing excludes farm outbuildings.

Listing NGR: NY5589275302

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