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A Grade II Listed Building in Mungrisdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7159 / 54°42'57"N

Longitude: -2.9719 / 2°58'18"W

OS Eastings: 337488

OS Northings: 536085

OS Grid: NY374360

Mapcode National: GBR 7FPX.D8

Mapcode Global: WH80V.BQ2L

Entry Name: Bishopspot

Listing Date: 11 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73542

Location: Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Mungrisdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Greystoke

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 33 NE MUNGRISDALE Haltcliff Bridge

1/11 Bishopspot

Farmhouse now private house. Dated and inscribed over former barn entrance
J.G. 1746 and also over house entrance J. & D.G. 1747 (Joseph & Dina
Grisenthwaite) with C20 alterations. Mixed rubble and cobbles under graduated
local slate roof with rebuilt stone chimney stack. 2 storeys, 3 bays with
former barn of 2 bays to right under common roof. Boarded door in chamfered
surround with shaped lintel inscription. C20 casement windows in original
chamfered surrounds. Fire windows on both floors to left; that on upper floor
has reused inverted lintel inscribed RR 161.... with another fragment of the
same inscription below. Former barn entrance has chamfered surround and blocked
slit vent above. Flanking C20 windows in cement surrounds chamfered to match
existing windows. One small chamfered-surround window to rear and C20 windows.
Gable wall left has been rebuilt. Interior has inglenook with firebeam and heck
partition. Beamed ceiling. Derelict for many years until restored in the late

Listing NGR: NY3748836085

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