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Ben Fold

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkshead, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3891 / 54°23'20"N

Longitude: -3.0067 / 3°0'24"W

OS Eastings: 334723

OS Northings: 499762

OS Grid: SD347997

Mapcode National: GBR 7KFP.VC

Mapcode Global: WH82C.SYF2

Entry Name: Ben Fold

Listing Date: 22 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087258

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76816

Location: Hawkshead, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA22

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Hawkshead

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Hawkshead St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 39 NW
5/105 Ben Fold


House. C17 or early C18. Roughcast with slate roof. House set in slope of
hill, of 2 bays, the northern bay of one storey, the southern bay of 2 storeys.
North gable end has entrance and casement window under dripstone, originally
large doors. East elevation has varied windows with small central stair
window. South gable end has casement windows to ground and 1st floors with
dripstones, and entrance. West elevation has casement windows to 2nd bay, with
small window to right. Squat cross-axial stack. Interior has chamfered beams,
and spice cupboard recess. Northern bay has cruck truss; southern bay has
collar truss with kingpost.

Listing NGR: SD3472399762

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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