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Latitude: 54.6116 / 54°36'41"N
Longitude: -2.6079 / 2°36'28"W
OS Eastings: 360832
OS Northings: 524219
OS Grid: NY608242
Mapcode National: GBR BH73.5N
Mapcode Global: WH92Q.XC90
Entry Name: Birdby Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn
Listing Date: 12 April 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065871
English Heritage Legacy ID: 422649
Location: Bolton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Bolton
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Bolton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 60840 24220 BOLTON
5/50 Birdby Farmhouse and adjoining
Late medieval house, remodelled late C17/early C18. Coursed rubble (incorporating
river boulders) with quoins; wet-dashed to front with cavetto moulding to
eaves. Graduated slate roof with end chimneys, one stone, one brick.
Cross-passage plan with entrance in outbuilding (entrance from passage
into former byre now blocked). Internal wall thickness suggests house was
extended to rear with present roof being constructed at same time. Symmetrical
2-storey, 2-bay front has two 3-light windows to ground floor and two C19 sashes
above. Late C17/early C18 dog-leg stair has closed string with turned balusters
and moulded handrail. Most original panelled-internal doors survive, as does
heck screen. Outbuildings to west of coursed rubble with quoins under graduated
slate roof; byre at each end and segment-headed opposed wagon doors.
Listing NGR: NY6083224219
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