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Fold End Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns

A Grade II Listed Building in Borrowdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5365 / 54°32'11"N

Longitude: -3.1207 / 3°7'14"W

OS Eastings: 327582

OS Northings: 516270

OS Grid: NY275162

Mapcode National: GBR 6HNZ.5K

Mapcode Global: WH70M.177L

Plus Code: 9C6RGVPH+JP

Entry Name: Fold End Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns

Listing Date: 3 March 1967

Last Amended: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144559

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72153

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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16/69 Fold End Farmhouse
and adjoining barns
3.3.67 (formerly listed as
John Greenhouse
Farmhouse and
adjoining barns,
Farmhouse and barns. Late C17 or early C18 with late C18 additions. Mixed
slate rubble walls with large flush slate quoins, house with roughcast
cladding. Graduated greenslate roof, hipped to right, with slate chimney
stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays with lower right rear 2-bay extension and L-shaped
barn to left under common roof. C20 door and windows in plain reveals with
smaller ground-floor firewindow to right. Extension has similar windows. Barn
has plank doors and loft doorways with large cart entrance. Farmhouse has rear
studded plank door. Interior has beamed ceilings. Rear internal semicircular
stone staircase. Mentioned in the Herries series of books by Sir Hugh Walpole.

Listing NGR: NY2758216270

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