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Latitude: 54.8977 / 54°53'51"N
Longitude: -2.9422 / 2°56'31"W
OS Eastings: 339672
OS Northings: 556292
OS Grid: NY396562
Mapcode National: GBR 7CWT.T3
Mapcode Global: WH802.S545
Entry Name: Outer Bailey Arnhem Block
Listing Date: 1 June 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197003
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386576
Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Carlisle
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Carlisle St Cuthbert with St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY3956SE CARLISLE CASTLE
671-1/6/10 Outer Bailey: Arnhem Block
Master gunner's house, then garrison hospital, now English
Heritage offices. 1804-5 incorporating part of an early C18
house. English bond brickwork on chamfered stone plinth;
calciferous sandstone gabled cornice. Graduated greenslate
roof with gabled dormer windows; large C19 end brick chimney
stacks. 2 storeys, 5 bays. Central plank door in calciferous
sandstone alternate-block surround with false keystone up
steps. Sash windows with glazing bars in plain reveals and
painted stone sills. Gabled dormers have decorative
bargeboards. Painted stone panel over entrance is inscribed
ARNHEM, one of the battle honours of the Border Regiment. Rear
wall incorporates C18 brickwork. INTERIOR extensively altered.
Correspondence on its rebuilding in 1804 by Captain Hartcup is
in the PRO, see McCarthy et al (1990). Became hospital by 1830
and had wings added in the 1870's, removed after 1963. The
Castle is a Scheduled Ancient Monument.
(Carlisle Castle: A survey and documentary history: McCarthy
MR: London: 1990-).
Listing NGR: NY3967256292
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