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Greenbank Farmhouse and Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Broughton East, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2152 / 54°12'54"N

Longitude: -2.951 / 2°57'3"W

OS Eastings: 338079

OS Northings: 480361

OS Grid: SD380803

Mapcode National: GBR 7MTP.XQ

Mapcode Global: WH83C.M9YW

Plus Code: 9C6V628X+3H

Entry Name: Greenbank Farmhouse and Cottage

Listing Date: 15 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087215

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76913

Location: Broughton, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Broughton East

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Field Broughton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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SD 38 SE
Green Bank
2/4 Greenbank Farmhouse
and Cottage
2 houses. Dated lintel reads: "R S/1663" (Michaelson), with later additions.
Roughcast stone with slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays, the 1st bay forming
cottage. Windows are mostly sashed with glazing bars and horns, but those to
1st bay of ground floor and 3rd bay of 1st floor have small paned fixed glazing
with top-hung lights. Cottage has entrance to return of gabled porch; that to
house has half-glazed door and dated lintel with flanking console brackets;
porch under asymmetrical gable with 4-fielded-panel door. Gable-end stacks and
large cross-axial stack. Rear has 2 gabled wings of stone rubble, that to left
projects. Casement windows. Interior has stone fireplace with corbelled
lintel, moulded opening and cornice. Stair has fluted square newels, turned
balusters and moulded handrail; fielded panelling with flat fluted pilasters.
1st floor has original 2-panel doors. Cottage has ovolo beams, fireplace with
fielded panelling over bressummer and inserted stair. Inventory of 1723
mentions new kitchen.

Listing NGR: SD3807980361

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