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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
Entry Name: Longthwaite Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn
Listing Date: 3 March 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1144552
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72134
Location: Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12
Civil Parish: Borrowdale
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Borrowdale St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 21 SE BORROWDALE ROSTHWAITE
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
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