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A Grade II Listed Building in Hethersgill, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9932 / 54°59'35"N

Longitude: -2.8699 / 2°52'11"W

OS Eastings: 344443

OS Northings: 566857

OS Grid: NY444668

Mapcode National: GBR 8BDP.GW

Mapcode Global: WH7ZJ.WRKJ

Entry Name: Rigghead

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77887

Location: Hethersgill, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Hethersgill

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirklinton St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


3/96 Rigghead


Farmhouse. Dated 1698 on lintel with initials GBS. Rendered walls, stone
dressings, Welsh slate roof, yellow and red brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3
bays, with single bay extension to left under common roof. Entrance has
chamfered surround and moulded cornice with date. 2-pane sash windows have
chamfered surrounds on upper floor with traces of original mullions. Ground
floor surrounds have been enlarged in late C18, with 2-pane sashes. Fire
window to left of entrance has chamfered surround and moulded cornice. Interior
has beamed ceilings to ground floor, with heck post in central room. Interior,
formerly exterior, side door, has painted chamfered surround with raised carved
initials CP on lintel. Listing does not include the other farm buildings.

Listing NGR: NY4444366857

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

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