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Town Foot

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewcastle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 55.0979 / 55°5'52"N

Longitude: -2.6918 / 2°41'30"W

OS Eastings: 355953

OS Northings: 578383

OS Grid: NY559783

Mapcode National: GBR 99NH.1B

Mapcode Global: WH7Z7.M4F6

Entry Name: Town Foot

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087538

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78125

Location: Bewcastle, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Bewcastle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bewcastle St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


10/109 Town Foot


Farmhouse and barn. Dated over entrance 1763. Whitewashed random rubble, slate
roof, chimney stacks. Single storey, 3 bays with barn to right under common roof.
Central entrance has chamfered stone surround and dated lintel; C19 2-pane sash
window to right in plain stone surround. Rear wall has original small square fire
window and C19 2-pane sash windows. Barn has plain stone surround entrance, slit
vents at 2 levels to right and in end wall. Interior of house has stone heck post
with chamfered post to carry the bressumer. See E. Mercer, English Vernacular
Houses, RCHM, 1975, pp13-14. Listing excludes outbuilding at right angles to left.
Empty and derelict at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NY5595378383

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