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New College Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in St Bees, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4938 / 54°29'37"N

Longitude: -3.593 / 3°35'34"W

OS Eastings: 296919

OS Northings: 512114

OS Grid: NX969121

Mapcode National: GBR 3JBG.XV

Mapcode Global: WH5ZF.S97S

Entry Name: New College Hall

Listing Date: 9 March 1967

Last Amended: 9 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336029

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76171

Location: St. Bees, Copeland, Cumbria, CA27

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: St. Bees

Built-Up Area: St Bees

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: St Bees

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/11/2017


ST BEES, B5345 (West side),
St Bees,
New College Hall

(Formerly listed as: Library to south-east of Priory Church chancel; previously listed as: Part of Priory St Mary and Church of St Bega)




Library when surveyed. 1863 by Butterfield in Gothic style. Rough-dressed sandstone blocks
with dressed quoins and bands on plinth; concave eaves course. Scalloped ridge
to graduated slate roof; stone coping, kneelers, and apex cross to south ridge.
Projecting stone chimney to centre on east side. Two storeys; single-storey bay
window to north return. Entrance to left on west side has pointed head.
Mullioned ground-floor windows to west side and south return each have two lights
with trefoiled ogee heads; single first-floor window to each return has similar
lights with quatrefoils to spandrels under pointed containing arch. First-floor
west has four windows, three with inner trefoil heads.

Listing NGR: NX9691912114

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