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A Grade II Listed Building in Ainstable, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7996 / 54°47'58"N

Longitude: -2.7333 / 2°43'59"W

OS Eastings: 352956

OS Northings: 545210

OS Grid: NY529452

Mapcode National: GBR 9DCY.18

Mapcode Global: WH80K.ZMLG

Plus Code: 9C6VQ7X8+RM

Entry Name: Bascodyke

Listing Date: 3 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73445

Location: Ainstable, Eden, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Ainstable

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Ainstable St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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NY 52950 45200 AINSTABLE
NY 54 NW

3/18 Bascodyke


Farmhouse. Probably late C17, with alterations dated 1747 and initials
I.(&)R.S. on rear lintel, but originally the Hodgson family home. Rendered
walls with raised painted quoins and plain painted stone cornice; graduated
slate roof with coped gables and kneelers, rendered chimney stacks. 2 storeys,
4 bays. Plank door with glazed segmental fanlight has pilastered surround with
triglyph entablature and dentilled segmental pediment. 3-light mullioned window
to right has moulded surround and glazing bar casements. Other windows are
sashes with glazing bars and casements with glazing bars, all with moulded stone
surrounds. Interior has oak beams in principal rooms and carved oak doors.
See, Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian Archaeological Society,
xxv, p.244-267. Name derives from the nearby dyke constructed as protection
against border raiders.

Listing NGR: NY5295645210

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