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Longthwaite Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Borrowdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5191 / 54°31'8"N

Longitude: -3.1518 / 3°9'6"W

OS Eastings: 325542

OS Northings: 514367

OS Grid: NY255143

Mapcode National: GBR 6JF5.GS

Mapcode Global: WH70L.KNCY

Plus Code: 9C6RGR9X+J8

Entry Name: Longthwaite Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

Listing Date: 3 March 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144552

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72134

Location: Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Borrowdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Borrowdale St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


20/50 Longthwaite Farmhouse
and adjoining barn

Farmhouse and adjoining barn. Mid C17. Whitewashed rendered walls on boulder
plinth, under graduated greenslate roof with rebuilt slate chimney stacks. Barn
of slate and cobble rubble. 2 storeys, 3 bays with barn to left under common
roof. Plank door within C17 gabled stone porch with side seats. Casement
windows with glazing bars, and to left of porch a sash with glazing bars, all in
plain reveals. Barn has front plank double doors and rear recessed doorway.
One C17 wooden mullioned window. Interior of house has beamed ground-floor
ceilings and a built-in court cupboard inscribed and dated G. & M.W. 1691
(Gawine & Mary Wren). Court cupboard illustrated in, Shelagh Sutton, The story
of Borrowdale, 1974, p14.

Listing NGR: NY2554214367

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

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