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Croft House

A Grade II Listed Building in Brampton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9434 / 54°56'36"N

Longitude: -2.7385 / 2°44'18"W

OS Eastings: 352789

OS Northings: 561216

OS Grid: NY527612

Mapcode National: GBR 9C98.XQ

Mapcode Global: WH7ZZ.X04N

Entry Name: Croft House

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335530

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77797

Location: Brampton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

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

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Listing Text


15/1 Croft House


House formerly Croft House Academy for boys. Early C19 with additions c1840.
Stucco walls with raised painted quoins, graduated slate roofs, stucco and brick
chimney stacks. Recessed centre of 2 storeys, 3 bays, with projecting gabled
extensions of 2 storeys, single bay left, 2½ storeys 2 bays right. Windows all
sashes with glazing bars, moulded stone surrounds. Joseph Coulthard started his
academy in 1840; many famous pupils including Thomas Ismay, founder of the
White Star Line, and Sir William Stephenson, Lord Mayor of Newcastle.

Listing NGR: NY5278961216

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

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