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Gunnerthwaite Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Arkholme-with-Cawood, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1532 / 54°9'11"N

Longitude: -2.6778 / 2°40'39"W

OS Eastings: 355832

OS Northings: 473249

OS Grid: SD558732

Mapcode National: GBR 9NRD.2Z

Mapcode Global: WH83P.VV1Z

Entry Name: Gunnerthwaite Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 October 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071730

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182299

Location: Arkholme-with-Cawood, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA6

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Arkholme-with-Cawood

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Arkholme

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 57 SE
4/5 Gunnerthwaite Farmhouse

House, late C18th. Sandstone rubble with slate roof. Double-depth plan. 2
storeys with attic, 2 bays. Windows sashed with glazing bars and plain
stone surrounds. Door, between bays, has plain stone surround and Tuscan
porch. Gable chimneys. Rear (north-west) wall, facing farmyard, has one
bay at the left which has sashed windows with glazing bars and chamfered
stone surrounds. To their right is a stair window which has a plain stone
surround with round head, keystone and impost blocks, and is sashed with
Gothick glazing bars. To the right on the 1st floor is a window similar to
those at the left. Below is a doorway reached by 8 external stone steps
with nosings. It has a plain stone surround with semi-circular head, is
flanked by Doric pilasters, and has an open pediment. The door has 6
raised and fielded panels and the tympanum has tracery decoration.
Interior. The right-hand front room has a dentilled plaster cornice and a
ceiling panel over the window with a head and leaf decoration. Between the
main front room and the stair hall are panelled doors in a doorcase with
fluted pilasters and round fanlight with Gothick glazing. The dog-leg
stair has an open string, ramped handrail, and 3 slim turned balusters to
each tread.

Listing NGR: SD5583273249

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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