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The Shrubbery

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Corby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8808 / 54°52'50"N

Longitude: -2.8249 / 2°49'29"W

OS Eastings: 347172

OS Northings: 554314

OS Grid: NY471543

Mapcode National: GBR 8DQ0.65

Mapcode Global: WH804.LL05

Entry Name: The Shrubbery

Listing Date: 14 June 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77786

Location: Wetheral, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Wetheral

Built-Up Area: Great Corby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Wetheral Holy Trinity and St Constantine

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 4654/4754

The Shrubbery


Former farmhouse with barn attached. Date 1750, with C19 alterations. Coursed rubble sandstone, slate roofs. Staithe house (ie 2-unit house with through passage and barn to left, stair turret and dairy block to rear, with another storeyed unit added to right-hand end in C19).

Front: regular 3-window range, all windows with raised stone surrounds and small-paned Yorkshire sashes (one replaced). Doorway to through-passage with chamfered surround and date on lintel (IPM 1750). C19 unit to right, with slightly higher roof line, has a separate front entrance; vertical masonry joint and old quoining clearly visible. Roof of barn also raised in C19.

Rear: stairs and storeyed dairy block combined under cat-slide; 3 small windows. External wooden stairs to barn 1st floor. Interior: intact, with stone fireback and heck; panelled cupboards to both C18 rooms, ground floor; ceiling beams boxed to main room, chamfered to the other. Dairy with sandstone thrall. Barn with C19 king-post roof.

Listing NGR: NY4717254314

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