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Bolt How Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gosforth, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3952 / 54°23'42"N

Longitude: -3.4264 / 3°25'35"W

OS Eastings: 307484

OS Northings: 500904

OS Grid: NY074009

Mapcode National: GBR 4KHM.Z6

Mapcode Global: WH711.BSMG

Plus Code: 9C6R9HWF+3C

Entry Name: Bolt How Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084318

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76221

Location: Gosforth, Copeland, Cumbria, CA19

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Gosforth

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Gosforth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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NY OOSE GOSFORTH A595 (Off West side;
south of Gosforth)

13/23 Bolt How farmhouse


House, added to earlier ramp barn. John and Jane Jackson 1799 on oval panel,
with moulded frame, over door. Incised stucco (coursed, squared rubble to
rear). Graduated slate roof with stone coping and kneeler to west end; rendered
end chimneys. Symmetrical: 2 storeys, 3 bays. Chamfered plinth and eaves; end
pilasters and 1st floor lintel band. Central panelled door in architrave.
Single sash with glazing bars to either side on each floor; trompe l'oeil window
above door. Large 2-light stair window to rear. All windows in stone
surrounds. Adjoining barn range not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY0748400904

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