Camerton Hall

Has been described as a Possible Pele Tower

There are no visible remains

NameCamerton Hall
Alternative Names
Historic CountryCumberland
Modern AuthorityCumbria
1974 AuthorityCumbria
Civil ParishCamerton

In 1675, a 'faire tower house' was recorded near Camerton Hall, and an 'old ruinous tower, standing the foot of Seaton Hill', was recorded in 1777. In 1816 it was noted as being converted to stables. Later buildings on the site may contain traces of the tower. (PastScape)

Not scheduled

This is a Grade 2 listed building protected by law

Historic England Scheduled Monument Number
Historic England Listed Building number(s)
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County Historic Environment Record
OS Map Grid ReferenceNY033306
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