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Cockermouth Castle (Residence of Lord Egremont)

A Grade I Listed Building in Cockermouth, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6654 / 54°39'55"N

Longitude: -3.362 / 3°21'43"W

OS Eastings: 312248

OS Northings: 530886

OS Grid: NY122308

Mapcode National: GBR 4GYH.YC

Mapcode Global: WH6ZQ.BZ9T

Entry Name: Cockermouth Castle (Residence of Lord Egremont)

Listing Date: 28 August 1951

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144725

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71652

Location: Cockermouth, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Cockermouth

Built-Up Area: Cockermouth

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Cockermouth Area Team

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

1.

5161 CASTLEGATE
Cockermouth Castle
(residence of
Lord Egremont)

NY 1230 1/4 28.8.51.

1 GV

2.
Occupies the north side of the outer ward, formerly separate cottages, now 1 house,
late Georgian in character, stone, 2 storeys, 8 sash windows on upper floor, 3
doors and sashes on ground floor, most windows 12-paned with plain stone architrave.
Slate roof and stone chimneys, the east end adjoining the Gatehouse.

The inhabited parts of Cockermouth Castle form a group with the uninhabited parts.


Listing NGR: NY1226830852

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