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Latitude: 54.5818 / 54°34'54"N
Longitude: -3.3468 / 3°20'48"W
OS Eastings: 313051
OS Northings: 521565
OS Grid: NY130215
Mapcode National: GBR 5H2G.7B
Mapcode Global: WH709.K3HC
Entry Name: Crabtreebeck and Stables Adjoining
Listing Date: 5 September 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145153
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72698
Location: Loweswater, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13
Civil Parish: Loweswater
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Loweswater with Buttermere
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 12 SW
13/174 Crabtreebeck and
Farmhouse, now private house and stable. Dated and inscribed on stone built
into front wall F.B. A.B. 1660,with C19 and C20 alterations. Whitewashed render
over slate walls. Graduated greenslate roof, partly replaced with Welsh slate;
original painted roughcast chimney stacks with projecting slate drip stones.
Probably originally 2 houses; the lower part is 2 storeys, 2 bays of 1660, the
higher left part is late C17 of 2 bays with left stable under common roof.
Oldest part has plank door in chamfered painted stone surround, within C17 stone
porch having an internal stone seat and coved recess. Large ground-floor
casement windows, probably in original reveals, that to left under wooden lintel
and slate hood. Smaller irregular upper-floor casements in original plain
reveals. Higher portion has two 2-light chamfered stone-mullioned windows,
another with its mullion removed and one in enlarged C19 opening. Stable has
double plank doors, then further left doorway under slate hood; and slit vents.
Right return wall of older portion has 3 levels of projecting slate drip
stones. Interior of older portion has inglenook with arched firebeam and heck
partition. Beamed ground-floor ceilings. Rear semi-circular projecting stone
staircase has slate steps.
Listing NGR: NY1305121565
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