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Latitude: 54.9416 / 54°56'29"N
Longitude: -2.7413 / 2°44'28"W
OS Eastings: 352606
OS Northings: 561019
OS Grid: NY526610
Mapcode National: GBR 9C99.9C
Mapcode Global: WH7ZZ.V2S1
Entry Name: Oulton House
Listing Date: 16 January 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1312504
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77800
Location: Brampton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8
Civil Parish: Brampton
Built-Up Area: Brampton
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Brampton St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 5261 BRAMPTON CARLISLE ROAD
BRAMPTON (North side)
15/7 No 66 (Oulton House)
House. Late C17 with Cl8 alterations. Incised stucco walls with raised quoins and
chamfered plinth; C20 tile roof, raised copes gables and kneelers, stucco chimney
stacks. 3 storeys, 3 bays. Entrance has chamfered surround and C19 door. Ground
floor and first floor 2-pane sashes have C19 plain stone surrounds. Second floor
2-pane casements have chamfered surrounds and remains of central mullions, with
filled windows between. Width increased by extension to rear, with late C18 round-
headed staircase window with radial glazing bars in head. Home of the Forster
family of violin makers, later of London. See, Transactions Cumberland &
Westmorland, A&A, Soc., lxxiii, p.310. Compare style with that of Bonnie Prince
Charlie's house, Brampton and Bleatarn Park, Irthington Parish.
Listing NGR: NY5260661019
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