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Former Gatehouse Attached to South-East Angle of Sockbridge Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Sockbridge and Tirril, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6359 / 54°38'9"N

Longitude: -2.7703 / 2°46'13"W

OS Eastings: 350375

OS Northings: 527028

OS Grid: NY503270

Mapcode National: GBR 9G3T.1X

Mapcode Global: WH81B.FQ1W

Plus Code: 9C6VJ6PH+9V

Entry Name: Former Gatehouse Attached to South-East Angle of Sockbridge Hall

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Last Amended: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74589

Location: Sockbridge and Tirril, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Sockbridge and Tirril

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Former gatehouse attached to south-east angle of Sockbridge Hall (q.v.)

(Formerly listed with Sockbridge Hall)




Gatehouse, now outbuilding. Probably late C16. Stone rubble with ashlar.
South elevation and dressings, slate roof. West end has coped gables with
kneelers and flattened peak; east end has gable coped to south. South elevation
of 2 storeys and 3 bays. Hollow-chamfered-mullioned windows. Central chamfered
Tudor-arched through passage; entrance to right has timber lintel. 1st floor
has 3-light transomed windows under dripcourse with small lower projections with
returns. West end has blocked 3-light transomed window with label mould to 1st
floor. Chamfered triangular-headed entrance and later 1st floor entrance up
steps, which block window. East gable end has blocked 3-light window to each
floor; later lean-to privy has 2 holes to seat. North elevation has segmental
arched through passage; window above of 3 round-headed lights, sunk spandrels
and label mould, now blocked. Inserted casement window to east end of ground
floor. Roof has 4 tie-beam and strut trusses.

Listing NGR: NY5037527028

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