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Latitude: 54.4329 / 54°25'58"N
Longitude: -2.8353 / 2°50'7"W
OS Eastings: 345913
OS Northings: 504486
OS Grid: NY459044
Mapcode National: GBR 8KM5.ZP
Mapcode Global: WH828.FV31
Entry Name: Rookhowe Farmhouse and Attached, Stable, Byres, Barn and Wc
Listing Date: 12 February 1962
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1086548
English Heritage Legacy ID: 76482
Location: Kentmere, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Kentmere
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Kentmere St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 40 SE KENTMERE Kentmere
4/12 Rookhowe farmhouse
12/2/62 and attached, stable,
byres barn and WC
Farmhouse, stable with hayloft over, byre and WC attached to left; to
right byre with hayloft and barn with threshing floor attached at right angles.
Late C17 or early C18 with later alterations including raising house roof and
extension to rear of house. Extension to rear of outbuildings to right dated
1860. House limewashed roughcast render over stone rubble, outbuildings stone
rubble. Graduated green slate roof, stone ridge, one end chimney. Small
shelter shed to front of byre to left roofed with corrugated asbestos. 2
storeys. 3 windows. Ground floor has early C19 fixed light with single opening
pane, late C19 casement to right, 2 C19 casements to left, one of which is
probably enlarged fire window. Gabled stone porch with roof of large slates,
side benches, top glazed and panelled door. Interior has chamfered beams,
chamfered joists in hall, flag floors, fire beam. WC is 2-seater.
Listing NGR: NY4591304486
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