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Askham Gate and Barn Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Askham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6055 / 54°36'19"N

Longitude: -2.7553 / 2°45'19"W

OS Eastings: 351309

OS Northings: 523631

OS Grid: NY513236

Mapcode National: GBR 9H65.8V

Mapcode Global: WH81J.NH5Q

Plus Code: 9C6VJ64V+5V

Entry Name: Askham Gate and Barn Adjoining

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120852

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74422

ID on this website: 101120852

Location: Askham, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Askham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Askham Gate and barn adjoining




Farmhouse and barn. Late C18 incorporating a doorway from an earlier house.
Painted incised stucco with V-jointed quoins on chamfered plinth. Graduated
green slate roof with banded red sandstone chimney-stacks. Barn of mixed sandstone and limestone rubble under Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays with left
rear right-angle 2-storey, single-bay extension; right 2-storey L-shaped barn.
Top glazed panelled door up steps in painted stone surround. Sash windows with
glazing bars in painted stone surrounds. Extension has panelled door in rusticated surround with keyed lintel. Double sash windows in painted stone
surrounds. Right of house and linking it with barn is a short wall with C17
chamfered doorway the lintel inscribed I&EL 1683. Barn has plank doors in stone
surrounds and C20 casement windows. Central loft doorway. Left return wall has
segmental-arched cart entrance.

Listing NGR: NY5130923631

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