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Stable Range to South Side of Boarbank Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Allithwaite, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1825 / 54°10'57"N

Longitude: -2.9514 / 2°57'4"W

OS Eastings: 338006

OS Northings: 476725

OS Grid: SD380767

Mapcode National: GBR 7NT2.TF

Mapcode Global: WH83K.M4SF

Plus Code: 9C6V52MX+2C

Entry Name: Stable Range to South Side of Boarbank Farm

Listing Date: 15 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76950

Location: Lower Allithwaite, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lower Allithwaite

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Allithwaite St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Tagged with: Stable

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SD 37 NE
(North side)
5/38 Stable range to south
side of Boarbank Farm
Stable range. Dated 1878. Rock-faced limestone with rock-faced sandstone
dressings and slate roof. 2 storeys, 7 bays; 2 bays to each end project under
gable; central bay projects as clock tower. Quoins. Ground floor windows have
rusticated jambs and square ventilation grilles above; small-paned iron
glazing. 3 windows to each end and paired window to 3rd bay; 5th bay has later
lean-to garage. 1st floor has round-headed windows with rusticated jambs and
small-paned fixed iron glazing to each end, with keyed in glazed pitching holes
to gables and 3rd and 5th bays. Tower has segmental-headed entrance to
throughway with iron gates and lateral buttresses. 1st floor segmental-headed
loading door has key and hood band continued as impost band. Top stage has
segmental-headed datestone; each face has clock face on raised panel with shaped
base, and gable, 2 with remaining anthemions. Pavilion roof has open timber
cupola with lead-clad domical vault and weather vane. Rear similar, but windows
etc lack rusticated jambs. 2 wings have stable doors with over lights and
ventilation grilles, similar windows with iron glazing, and segmental-headed
loading doors. Re-entrant flying stair with iron handrail leads to granary
door. Centre has windows as above; one casement window inserted, and lateral
stack. Left return has 2 windows, entrance and remains of later lean-to
addition. Right return has low wing now a house and so altered as to be of no
special interest. The building is a prominent landmark in the area; probably
built for Boarbank Hall.

Listing NGR: SD3800676725

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