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High Greenrigg House and Adjoining Barns

A Grade II Listed Building in Caldbeck, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7285 / 54°43'42"N

Longitude: -3.1059 / 3°6'21"W

OS Eastings: 328879

OS Northings: 537612

OS Grid: NY288376

Mapcode National: GBR 6FRR.DR

Mapcode Global: WH6ZN.8D8Y

Entry Name: High Greenrigg House and Adjoining Barns

Listing Date: 3 January 1967

Last Amended: 3 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72381

Location: Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Caldbeck

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Caldbeck St Mungo

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 23 NE CALDBECK Greenrigg

12/73 High Greenrigg House
and adjoining barns


Former farmhouse now private house, and barns. Dated 1660 over rear (now
internal) door with alterations dated and inscribed over front entrance I & M G
1715; further C20 alterations. Painted render and limestone rubble walls.
Rebuilt graduated greenslate roof with rebuilt stone chimney stacks. 2 storeys,
3 bays with extension to right of 2 bays, with former barn to left, all under
common roof. Further C19 former barn to extreme right. Cross-passage entrance
has top-glazed panelled door in chamfered surround with panel-inscribed frieze
under cornice. Central C20 door in partly original surround under reused
lintel. Sash windows with glazing bars in 1715 surrounds, one incorporating the
lintel of a 3-light stone-mullioned window. Small chamfered fire window to left
of cross passage and similar window above. Extension has plank door in
chamfered surround under Tudor arch. Sash windows with glazing bars in red
sandstone surrounds. Barn to left has top-glazed 6-panel door nearest house
with loft now sash window with glazing bars. Barn to right has C20 glazed cart
entrance and C20 upper-floor windows with similar windows to rear. Interior of
house has beamed ceiling. Rear outshut has 2-light stone-mullioned window.
Altered outbuilding to rear of house is not of interest but has reused lintel
inscribed and dated MT, GW, PG 1673 GH.

Listing NGR: NY2887937612

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

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