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High Banks Farmhouse Attached Barn to Left and Front Garden Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston Richard, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2404 / 54°14'25"N

Longitude: -2.7237 / 2°43'25"W

OS Eastings: 352932

OS Northings: 482987

OS Grid: SD529829

Mapcode National: GBR 9MFD.4P

Mapcode Global: WH839.4P83

Entry Name: High Banks Farmhouse Attached Barn to Left and Front Garden Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 12 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137398

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76530

Location: Preston Richard, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Preston Richard

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Lonsdale Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


3/38 High Banks Farmhouse,
attached barn to left
and front garden
walls and railings


Farmhouse, attached barn at higher level and walls and railings to front
garden. Probably C18 with later alterations. Limewashed rubble walls;
graduated greenslate roof with stone ridge and 2 end chimneys. House: 2
storeys; 2 windows: early C19 casements with glazing bars except for later
replacement window, in keeping,to upper left. Central wide, gabled porch with
side benches, ball finial, moulded barge-boards and panelled door. Barn: 2
original board doors under shallow arches with voussoirs to ground floor;
loading door over. One bay taken into house with C20 casement. Decorative
cast-iron weathervane on gable to left. Rear of barn has waggon doors with
canopy and dove holes in gable. Low walls of limestone slabs carry wrought-iron
railings with cast-iron decorative finials and hammered standards. Monolithic
gateposts. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD5293282987

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

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