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A Grade II Listed Building in Askerton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 55.0583 / 55°3'29"N

Longitude: -2.6637 / 2°39'49"W

OS Eastings: 357700

OS Northings: 573959

OS Grid: NY577739

Mapcode National: GBR 99VY.3J

Mapcode Global: WH90L.14T2

Entry Name: Woodhead

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087532

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78112

Location: Askerton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Askerton

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


18/29 Woodhead


House, formerly bastle house or stonehouse. Late C16 or early C17. Grey and
calciferous sandstone rubble walls raised in height; graduated slate roof, C19
stone and C20 rendered chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. C20 door and
casement windows in C19 surrounds. Rear wall has C20 casements in C20
openings. No trace of original entrance or windows. Stood derelict for many
years and reoccupied in early 1970s. See RCHM, Shielings & Bastles, 1970, p76.

Listing NGR: NY5770073959

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