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The Court Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Langwathby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6836 / 54°41'0"N

Longitude: -2.6768 / 2°40'36"W

OS Eastings: 356460

OS Northings: 532268

OS Grid: NY564322

Mapcode National: GBR 9GR8.8V

Mapcode Global: WH815.VJHV

Plus Code: 9C6VM8MF+C7

Entry Name: The Court Yard

Listing Date: 3 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1084351

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74292

ID on this website: 101084351

Location: Edenhall, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Langwathby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Edenhall St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Stables and coach houses for Eden hall, now 7 dwellings and partly stables.
Dated 1841 on rainwater heads, for the Musgrave family by Sir Robert Smirke, who
rebuilt Edenhall in 1821. Hammer-dressed red sandstone and ashlar walls with
string courses and pilasters. Graduated greenslate roofs, with banded ashlar
chimney stacks. Large 2-storey many-bay ranges on 3 sides of courtyard, the 4th
side lower. Viewed from the courtyard the entrance range has central segmental
through archway under octagonal domed cupola, with clock faces on 4 sides. Left
3 bays are domestic, with C20 panelled door and C20 sash and casement windows
some in partly-blocked loft doorways. right stables have plank doors and
casement windows. The right range has been stables or coach house with a series
of segmental-arched doorways under casement windows with glazing bars in stone
surrounds. The rear range is now almost entirely domestic. C20 panelled doors
and casement windows in original surrounds, some of the windows in
partly-blocked loft doorways. Left range is also domestic with panelled door in
stone surround in otherwise blank wall. This was close to the mansion house of
Edenhall demolished in the mid 1930s.

Listing NGR: NY5646032268

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