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Latitude: 55.0711 / 55°4'16"N
Longitude: -2.6492 / 2°38'56"W
OS Eastings: 358644
OS Northings: 575377
OS Grid: NY586753
Mapcode National: GBR 99YS.8Y
Mapcode Global: WH90D.8SRS
Plus Code: 9C7V39C2+F8
Entry Name: Bastle House
Listing Date: 15 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1335617
English Heritage Legacy ID: 78114
Location: Askerton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6
Civil Parish: Askerton
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Gilsland St Mary Magdalene
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 57 NE ASKERTON HIGH GRAINS
10/27 Bastle House
Bastle house. Late C16 or early C17. Grey calciferous sandstone rubble. 3
extremely thick walls of the ground floor of a former 2-storey house. Fourth
wall is rebuilt and includes original chamfered and rebated jambs with drawbar
tunnel forming present entrance. Interior dividing wall is a later addition and
end wall appears to have been gabled, probably for use as a shieling hut. See
RCHM, Shielings and Bastles, 1970, p76. In ruinous condition at time of survey.
Listing NGR: NY5864475377
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