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Caffle House

A Grade II Listed Building in Borrowdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5369 / 54°32'12"N

Longitude: -3.1207 / 3°7'14"W

OS Eastings: 327584

OS Northings: 516318

OS Grid: NY275163

Mapcode National: GBR 6HNZ.5D

Mapcode Global: WH70M.1778

Entry Name: Caffle House

Listing Date: 3 March 1967

Last Amended: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1119605

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72154

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


16/70 Caffle House
(formerly listed as
3.3.67 Farmhouse to north of
John Greenhouse Farm,


Farmhouse now house and cafe. Late C17 with C20 alterations. Painted slate
rubble walls, under graduated greenslate roof with large square slate chimney
stack. 2 storeys, 5 bays. C20 door in plain opening under painted stone
lintel. C20 windows in plain reveals, all under wooden lintels. Left bay is
open and used as a wood store. Rear has 3 C19 gabled extensions. Interior has
beamed ceiling, inglenook with hood, heck partition, panelled spice cupboard and
salt cupboard recess. Former external C17 studded plank door is now mounted as
an internal wall feature.

Listing NGR: NY2758416318

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

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