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Yew Tree Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Borrowdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5229 / 54°31'22"N

Longitude: -3.1493 / 3°8'57"W

OS Eastings: 325710

OS Northings: 514787

OS Grid: NY257147

Mapcode National: GBR 6JF4.ZF

Mapcode Global: WH70L.LLK0

Entry Name: Yew Tree Farmhouse

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1107935

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72135

Location: Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Borrowdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Borrowdale St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


20/51 Yew Tree Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C17 with C18 and C19 additions. Whitewashed slate rubble
walls, under graduated greenslate roof with rebuilt roughcast chimney stacks.
Extensions have painted roughcast walls. 2 storeys, 3 bays with single-bay C19
extension to left under common roof and rear 2-bay C18 extension, forming
overall T-shape. C20 door within recessed porch, the original C17 studded oak
door fastened to the side wall of the porch. C20 ground-floor leaded-paned
windows and smaller firewindow to left; fixed-pane casement windows above, all
windows under wooden lintels in original plain reveals. C19 extension has C20
casement windows. Rear extension has casement windows with glazing bars and
small ground-floor firewindow to left. Interior has C17 stone chimney breast
supported by firebeam on corbels. Panelled C18 doors.

Listing NGR: NY2571014787

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

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