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Brackenburgh Old Tower

Hob Uid: 1389876
Location :
Cumbria
Eden
Hesket
Grid Ref : NY4760038400
Summary : Fortified house. Late 14th or early 15th century with 1852 alterations and additions by William Atkinson and further 1902-3 alterations by Sir Robert Lorimer for Joseph Harris. Extremely thick dressed red sandstone walls with 20th century battlemented ashlar parapet and ashlar chimney stacks; 20th century angle turret and cupola.
More information : Listed Grade II. (1)

Listed with plan. (2)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest
Source details : District of Eden, 28-Oct-1986
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Source Number : 2
Source : The medieval fortified buildings of Cumbria : an illustrated gazetteer and research guide
Source details :
Page(s) : 196
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Vol(s) : vol.29

Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : C14 or 15
Monument End Date : 1499
Monument Start Date : 1300
Monument Type : Tower House
Evidence : Extant Building
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : Altered 1852
Monument End Date : 1852
Monument Start Date : 1852
Monument Type : Tower House
Evidence : Extant Building

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External Cross Reference Source : Listed Building List Entry Legacy Uid
External Cross Reference Number : 73873
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NY 43 NE 29
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