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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
Entry Name: Askham Gate and Barn Adjoining
Listing Date: 6 February 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120852
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74422
Location: Askham, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Askham
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
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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