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Byres to North of Schoose Farm House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Workington, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6379 / 54°38'16"N

Longitude: -3.5282 / 3°31'41"W

OS Eastings: 301460

OS Northings: 528044

OS Grid: NY014280

Mapcode National: GBR 3GST.Y7

Mapcode Global: WH5YP.SP2D

Entry Name: Byres to North of Schoose Farm House

Listing Date: 13 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72297

Location: Workington, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA14

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Workington

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Workington St John

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

WORKINGTON

566/6/72 SCHOOSE
13-DEC-85 Byres to north of Schoose Farm House

GV II*

Byres and hayloft, formerly stable. Early C19 for John Christian Curwen. Calciferous sandstone rubble with pilastered quoins, under hipped graduated greenslate roof. 2 storeys, 8 bays. Plank doors and casement windows under loft doorways and brick-blocked windows; doorways with quoined surrounds and windows in plain stone surrounds. Forms part of a model farm and included for G.V. with other farm buildings.
Sources:
Plan of Schoose Farm from a survey by L Cash, 1807 (Helen Thompson Museum Workington).
Wade-Martins, S. 2002 The English Model Farm: Building the agricultural Ideal, 1700-1914. English Heritage


Listing NGR: NY0146028044

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