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Fornside and Adjoining Barns

A Grade II Listed Building in St John's Castlerigg and Wythburn, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5763 / 54°34'34"N

Longitude: -3.052 / 3°3'7"W

OS Eastings: 332092

OS Northings: 520633

OS Grid: NY320206

Mapcode National: GBR 7H4J.19

Mapcode Global: WH81L.27XK

Plus Code: 9C6RHWGX+G5

Entry Name: Fornside and Adjoining Barns

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144524

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72172

Location: St. John's Castlerigg and Wythburn, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: St John's Castlerigg and Wythburn

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: St John's in the Vale and Wythburn

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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13/87 Fornside and
adjoining barns

Farmhouse and adjoining barns. Late C17 with C19 alterations. Painted
roughcast walls, under graduated greenslate roof with brick chimney stack. 2
storeys, 3 bays with single-bay extension to left and long barn to right, all
under common roof. C17 studded oak door in plain opening within C17 gabled
stone porch with side seats. C20 diamond-paned casement windows on ground floor
and small fire window to left, all in original plain reveals. Upper-floor sash
windows with glazing bars in enlarged plain reveals. Extension has similar
windows. Barn has 3 plank doors under continuous slated porch. Roof level
raised below slit vents. Barn extends to right with large cart entrance and
further plank doorway to right. Interior of house has C17 panelled spice
cupboard. Kitchen and dairy lean-to extensions to left of farmhouse are not of

Listing NGR: NY3209220633

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