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Stubsgill Farmhouse, Area Wall and Gate Piers, and Byre Adjoining to South West

A Grade II Listed Building in Distington, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.592 / 54°35'31"N

Longitude: -3.5205 / 3°31'13"W

OS Eastings: 301852

OS Northings: 522935

OS Grid: NY018229

Mapcode National: GBR 3HVB.MN

Mapcode Global: WH5YW.WVR1

Plus Code: 9C6RHFRH+RR

Entry Name: Stubsgill Farmhouse, Area Wall and Gate Piers, and Byre Adjoining to South West

Listing Date: 9 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086701

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76113

Location: Distington, Copeland, Cumbria, CA14

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Distington

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Distington Holy Spirit

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Stubsgill Farmhouse,
9.3.67 area wall & gate
piers, & byre
adjoining to south-


House, initialled and dated on door lintels: M I 1681 (to rear cross-passage
door); MCI (or T,'or J) 1712 (to main door on left at front); J.P. 1846 (to
front cross-passage door on extreme right). 4th datestone (1692), mentioned in
previous list, not located. Later additions and alterations. Pebble-dashed
rubble. Graduated slate roof with outshut to rear; 2 brick chimneys, one mid,
one end. 2 storeys, 7 bays. Panelled main door has 2 windows to either side on
each floor; plank cross-passage door has single window to left and 2 above. All
windows C20 double-glazing in late C18/early C19 stone surrounds; 2 to ground
floor left have lower sills. Area wall snecked rubble with flat coping, c4 ft
high; rusticated gate piers opposite main door square in plan with corniced
caps. Lower byre range probably C17; later additions and alterations.
Slobbered rubble with quoins and chamfered eaves. Graduated slate roof. 2
storeys (originally 3?), 4 bays. Door to each floor; C20 lean-to, with door
above, to right. Part-blocked door to left has 2 blocked windows (originally
mullioned and transomed) above with 2 blocked mullioned 2-light windows under

Listing NGR: NY0185222935

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