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Latitude: 54.5701 / 54°34'12"N
Longitude: -2.6785 / 2°40'42"W
OS Eastings: 356231
OS Northings: 519642
OS Grid: NY562196
Mapcode National: GBR 9HQL.XJ
Mapcode Global: WH81R.TDQB
Entry Name: The Barracks
Listing Date: 3 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068683
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74327
Location: Little Strickland, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Little Strickland
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Thrimby St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 51 NE LITTLE STRICKLAND LITTLE STRICKLAND
15/119 The Barracks
House and former stable. Early C18, dated and inscribed over entrance S(?) &
I.H 17(4)5, with later alterations. Painted rendered walls on projecting
boulder plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with rendered chimney stacks.
2 storeys, 3 bays with left 2-bay stable under common roof, now integral part of
house. Within off-centre gabled stone porch is a C20 door in stone surround
with dated lintel. Casement windows in original painted stone surrounds and
small left firewindow. Stable has C20 plank door, in Tudor-arched doorway, and
irregular casement windows in painted stone surrounds. Interior retains its
full-width firebeam otherwise without features. The date over the entrance has
been altered, probably to conform with the belief that this was used as a
barracks by English soldiers pursuing the retreating Scottish army in December
1745 and hence the house name. Called Church View in RCHM, Westmorland, 1936,
p.222. Right C20 single-storey extension is not of interest.
Listing NGR: NY5623119642
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