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Steel's Farmhouse and Barns

A Grade II Listed Building in Waverton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.841 / 54°50'27"N

Longitude: -3.2135 / 3°12'48"W

OS Eastings: 322164

OS Northings: 550246

OS Grid: NY221502

Mapcode National: GBR 6D0G.2F

Mapcode Global: WH6Z0.LLZ6

Entry Name: Steel's Farmhouse and Barns

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144583

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72005

Location: Waverton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Waverton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Waverton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 25 SW WAVERTON Lessonhall

7/51 Steel's Farmhouse
and barns

II

Farmhouse and adjoining barns. Mid or late C18 with reused dated and inscribed
lintel R.M. I.M. 1663, which probably came from the earlier house on this site.
Painted incised stucco over brick. Graduated greenslate roof with brick chimney
stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays with lower L-shaped brick barns, under C20 tile roof,
to right. Top-glazed panelled door in pilastered surround under pediment.
Double sash windows with glazing bars on ground floor, sash windows with glazing
bars above, all in painted stone surrounds. Similar window to right over
chamfered-surround Tudor doorway dated under hood mould. Ground floor windows
have internal panelled shutters. Barns have blocked entrances, slit vents and
lofts. Side has large cart entrance and half-plank doors, slit vents and small
upper windows to right. Walls continue in sandstone to right under common
roof. Further single-storey barn under sandstone slate roof.


Listing NGR: NY2216450246

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