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Low House and Adjoining Barn Forming Part of the House

A Grade II Listed Building in Buttermere, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5905 / 54°35'25"N

Longitude: -3.3075 / 3°18'27"W

OS Eastings: 315606

OS Northings: 522488

OS Grid: NY156224

Mapcode National: GBR 5HBC.Q6

Mapcode Global: WH704.5W76

Entry Name: Low House and Adjoining Barn Forming Part of the House

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72159

Location: Buttermere, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Buttermere

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Lorton St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 12 SE BUTTERMERE BRACKENTHWAITE

10/75 Low House and
adjoining barn
forming part of the
house

II

Farmhouse and barn now forming part of the house. Barn retains doorway, dated
and inscribed J.G.W. 1740 (Wood), from the earlier house; present house dated
and inscribed over entrance J. & S.W. 1773. Painted incised stucco, extension
with angle pilasters, all with eaves cornice. Graduated greenslate roof with
rendered chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays, with right single-bay extension at
right-angles and long lower barn to left, forming overall L-shape. Top-glazed
panelled door under patterned fanlight in pilastered surround under segmental
pediment enclosing inscription. Sash windows in painted stone architraves.
Barn has plank door in painted stone architrave under inscribed lintel. Sash
windows in painted stone surrounds, all near to house. Barn extension to left
is not of interest.


Listing NGR: NY1560622488

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