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Stable Block for the Demolished Crofton Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Thursby, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8398 / 54°50'23"N

Longitude: -3.0863 / 3°5'10"W

OS Eastings: 330332

OS Northings: 549982

OS Grid: NY303499

Mapcode National: GBR 6DWG.MV

Mapcode Global: WH6Z2.KMK3

Entry Name: Stable Block for the Demolished Crofton Hall

Listing Date: 11 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144638

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71935

Location: Thursby, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Thursby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Thursby St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 34 NW THURSBY Crofton


12/57 Stable block for the
demolished Crofton
11.4.67 Hall

II

Former stables. Dated 1826 over entrance, for the Brisco family at Crofton
Hall. Calciferous sandstone ashlar on chamfered plinth with raised quoins and
string course. Central bay with Ionic pilasters and pediments. Graduated
hipped greenslate roof with central wooden bellcote surmounted by weather vane.
2 storeys, 7 bays. Large central plank doors in quoined surround with segmental
arch; Venetian window above. Pediment formerly held clock face, now removed.
Flanking symmetrical bays with panelled doors in quoined surrounds.
Painted-over sash windows above have radial glazing bars in round-headed
arches. Unglazed openings with stone architraves.


Listing NGR: NY3033249982

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