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Near Orrest Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Windermere, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3941 / 54°23'38"N

Longitude: -2.8964 / 2°53'47"W

OS Eastings: 341891

OS Northings: 500212

OS Grid: NY418002

Mapcode National: GBR 8K6M.QM

Mapcode Global: WH82F.GTZ9

Plus Code: 9C6V94V3+JC

Entry Name: Near Orrest Farmhouse

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1124677

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351652

Location: Windermere, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA23

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Windermere

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Windermere (Applethwaite) St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Near Orrest Farmhouse

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C16 and circa 1700. Roughcast, old slate roof, round chimneys, very low
proportions, 2 storeys. Wide low gable to right with 2 6-paned sashes
each floor, a long wing to left with 2 windows up and 4 down, irregularly
spaced. Roof continues over barn, shippons etc to left, and also at right
angles forward on left end, with arrow slits and a drying canopy over ground
floor. Interior said to have cupboard dated 1701.

Listing NGR: NY4189100212

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