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High Oxen Fell Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Skelwith, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4081 / 54°24'29"N

Longitude: -3.044 / 3°2'38"W

OS Eastings: 332333

OS Northings: 501908

OS Grid: NY323019

Mapcode National: GBR 7K5G.SL

Mapcode Global: WH82C.6GQJ

Entry Name: High Oxen Fell Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122626

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76893

Location: Skelwith, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA21

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Skelwith

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Coniston and Torver

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SKELWITH OXEN FELL
NY 30 SW
High Oxen Fell
2/182 Farmhouse

II

Farmhouse. Bread cupboard dated 1673 but possibly C18. Painted stone rubble
with slate roof, end bay not painted. 2 storeys, 4 bays, the end bay possibly
originally stable. Slate dripcourse over ground floor. Windows have
casements. Entrance has open gabled porch with benches. Left return has
lean-to extension. Right return has inserted windows with slate-hung lintels.
Gable-end stacks and cross-axial stack. Rear has 2 gabled wings; stone stairs
to upper level entrances. Property of the National Trust, the gift of Beatrix
Potter.


Listing NGR: NY3233301908

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