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A Grade II Listed Building in Burtholme, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9677 / 54°58'3"N

Longitude: -2.6738 / 2°40'25"W

OS Eastings: 356961

OS Northings: 563881

OS Grid: NY569638

Mapcode National: GBR 9CR0.X0

Mapcode Global: WH7ZT.WDYK

Entry Name: Holmehead

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087503

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78144

Location: Burtholme, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Burtholme

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Lanercostwith Kirkcambeck St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


31/61 Holmehead


Farmhouse, formerly bastle or stonehouse. Probably late C16 or early C17 with C19
extension and alterations. Extremely thick whitewashed stone rubble walls, steeply
pitched Welsh slate roof, brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays, with set back
l-bay extension under common roof. Plank door in chamfered surround, blocked
entrance above. Ground floor sash windows with glazing bars; upper floor 3-pane
sashes and central gabled dormer casement window, all in C19 plain painted stone
surrounds. Blocked original upper window at left. End wall has small square
blocked original window. Rear wall obscured by extension. Extension right has
2-pane sash windows in plain stone surrounds. Outbuildings excluded.

Listing NGR: NY5696163881

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