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Latitude: 54.3897 / 54°23'22"N
Longitude: -3.0495 / 3°2'58"W
OS Eastings: 331948
OS Northings: 499864
OS Grid: SD319998
Mapcode National: GBR 7K4P.L5
Mapcode Global: WH82C.4X4N
Entry Name: Yew Tree Farmhouse
Listing Date: 25 March 1970
Last Amended: 22 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087245
English Heritage Legacy ID: 76785
Location: Coniston, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA21
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Coniston
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Coniston and Torver
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD 39 NW (North side)
Yew Tree Farmhouse
5/84 (formerly listed with
Farmhouse. C17 with mid C18 addition (door latch dated: "1743/CWA"). Stone
rubble, front wing is roughcast, slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Windows have
casements. Central entrance has wide-boarded door with slate open gabled
porch. Gable-end stacks. Rear wing is lower, of 2 bays; fire window and round
gable-end stack on square base; slate open gabled porch, one side missing.
Interior: Rear wing has 2 upper cruck trusses. Front wing has fielded-panel
partition with dado rail, cornice and 2-panel door. Room has 2 adjacent
cupboards with fielded-panel doors. Stair has turned balusters and square
newels. Some plank add muntin partitioning and wide-boarded doors to 1st
floor. Property of The National Trust, the gift of Beatrix Potter.
Listing NGR: SD3194899864
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