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Latitude: 54.7742 / 54°46'27"N
Longitude: -2.7218 / 2°43'18"W
OS Eastings: 353667
OS Northings: 542386
OS Grid: NY536423
Mapcode National: GBR 9FF7.JC
Mapcode Global: WH80S.585B
Entry Name: Summer House South of the Nunnery
Listing Date: 3 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327031
English Heritage Legacy ID: 73443
Location: Ainstable, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Ainstable
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Ainstable St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 53650 42380 AINSTABLE STAFFIELD
NY 54 SW
Summer House south
of The Nunnery
Summer House. Early C19, incorporating early C15 features, C20 roof. Sandstone
rubble walls, carved red sandstone panels; timber roof with asphalt covering.
Small open fronted building with wooden seats inside. Rear wall has 8 panels of
coats of arms, 5 of which are thought to have come to The Nunnery in 1778 from a
tomb to the Denton family in St Cuthbert's Church, Carlisle. Arms are thought
to be of the Dentons, Skelton of Branthwaite conjoined with Copeland, Copeland
conjoined with Denton, Curwen and one undetermined being badly weathered. See,
Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, new
series, vol xvii, p.13-15.
Listing NGR: NY5366742386
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