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Newby Demesne Farmhouse and Adjoining Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Irthington, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.917 / 54°55'1"N

Longitude: -2.8185 / 2°49'6"W

OS Eastings: 347631

OS Northings: 558340

OS Grid: NY476583

Mapcode National: GBR 8CRL.L5

Mapcode Global: WH7ZY.PN2X

Entry Name: Newby Demesne Farmhouse and Adjoining Outbuilding

Listing Date: 16 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137966

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77904

Location: Irthington, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Irthington

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Irthington St Kentigern

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


12/109 Newby Demesne
Farmhouse and
adjoining outbuilding


Farmhouse and adjoining outbuilding. Mid C19, probably for Thomas Henry Graham
of nearby Edmond Castle. Hammer dressed red sandstone; Welsh slate roof, yellow
brick chimney stacks. Scottish Baronial style. 2½ storey tower, has two-storey
extension of 2 and 3 bays. Tower has corbelled battlemented parapet with
crow-stepped gables. Double sash windows with glazing bars. Extension has
corbelled cornice, crow-stepped gable and first floor semicircular angle turret,
with conical pointed roof. Sash windows with glazing bars to ground floor and
2-pane sashes above. Further extension has large quoins and red brick chimney
stacks. Sash windows with glazing bars. Farmyard facade is less impressive:
mixed red and yellow sandstone with river cobbles. 3 storey projecting bay in
front of tower, has crow-stepped gable surmounted by cross finial. Right is
projecting 2 storey, single bay: sash windows with glazing bars: steeply
pitched roof with partly crow-stepped gable. Adjoining outbuilding at right
angles has plank doors and sash windows. Listing does not include other
farmyard buildings.

Listing NGR: NY4763158340

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

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