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Hitchin's Onset

A Grade II Listed Building in Scaleby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9611 / 54°57'40"N

Longitude: -2.8616 / 2°51'41"W

OS Eastings: 344927

OS Northings: 563282

OS Grid: NY449632

Mapcode National: GBR 8CG2.8C

Mapcode Global: WH7ZR.0KLL

Plus Code: 9C6VX46Q+C9

Entry Name: Hitchin's Onset

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77958

ID on this website: 101087600

Location: Scaleby, Cumberland, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Scaleby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Scaleby All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Farmhouse. Probably late C17 or early C18. Core of building is of clay,
footings repaired with brick and sandstone; rear and end extensions of
sandstone, all whitewashed over; corrugated iron roof covering original thatch
(or turf), with wooden eaves boarding; brick chimney stack, showing original
roof line. Single-storey with attic, 3-bay cottage has flanking single-bay
extensions of probably late C18, under common roof. Interior shows cruck
construction in central room, other 2 crucks covered by dividing walls.
Building derelict and unoccupied at time of resurvey, doors and windows rotten
and partly removed. See, Alcock, Crucks in England and Wales, p.105.

Listing NGR: NY4492763282

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