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Taylor's Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Strickland, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5985 / 54°35'54"N

Longitude: -2.6873 / 2°41'14"W

OS Eastings: 355694

OS Northings: 522811

OS Grid: NY556228

Mapcode National: GBR 9HP8.0B

Mapcode Global: WH81K.PPJ1

Entry Name: Taylor's Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining

Listing Date: 3 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74260

Location: Great Strickland, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Great Strickland

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Great Strickland St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 52 SE,

Taylor's Farmhouse & barn adjoining



Farmhouse and ramp barn (now residential). Probably C17 with later additions and alterations; 1746 date, with initials T & MT, inscribed on door lintel refers to extension to house and addition of barn. Mixed limestone and rubble walls partly cement rendered. Graduated greenslate roof with rebuilt red brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys; house 4 bays, barn to left 3 bays under common roof. Original house has ground floor fire window and Yorkshire sashes; dated extension has part-glazed door and sashes, all in painted stone surrounds. Barn has blocked segment - arched doorway and 2 flat-headed doorways with inserted casements, all with narrow chamfer to surrounds. Central winnowing door above. Rear has ramp up to central cart entrance flanked by vent slits. INTERIOR of house: 1746 extension has inglenook with chamfered bressumer on ground floor; original house has bolection-moulding to fire surround in left-hand room. Panelled partition has shallow (plate rack?) recess, fronted by trefoiled arcade, over door.

Listing NGR: NY5569422811

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

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