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Barton Church Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Barton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6304 / 54°37'49"N

Longitude: -2.7989 / 2°47'55"W

OS Eastings: 348524

OS Northings: 526433

OS Grid: NY485264

Mapcode National: GBR 8GWW.VX

Mapcode Global: WH819.ZWC4

Plus Code: 9C6VJ6J2+5C

Entry Name: Barton Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74521

Location: Barton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Barton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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In the entry for:- BARTON
Barton Church
3/120 Farmhouse

The grade shall be amended to read II*


NY 42 NE
3/120 Barton Church Farmhouse

Farmhouse. West wing late C16; north wing dated 1628, porch, 1693. roughcast
stone with ashlar dressings and slate roof. L-plan, 2 storeys.
Single-chamfered-mullioned windows, some hollow chamfered. South elevation of
north wing of 4 bays, the 3rd bay projects as porch under catslide roof. Ground
floor has window of 3 large lights, 2 chamfered and 2 sashed, to 1st bay; 4th
bay has 5-light window. 1st floor has 3:2:2-light windows. Porch has entrance
with sunk triangular head, similar inner entrance has studded door with ornate
strap hinges, and latch and pull-handle. 1st floor of
porch has panel reading: "C A NON EST HAEC REQUIES 1628 T E 1693". Cross-axial
and gable-end stacks. East elevation of west wing of 3 bays, 3rd bay breaks
forward as stair bay. 1st 2 bays have 3-light windows under continuous label
moulds, but 2nd bay of ground floor has 4-light window; small stair light.
south gabled-end has stack with cornice and later lean-to outshut, not of
special interest. West elevation of 3 bays with large central projecting stack
with gable and brick shaft. Ground floor has single lights, 2nd bay has
casement and label. lst floor has 2 windows of 3 lights under continuous label
and 4-light transomed window with label, upper part blocked; 2-light attic
window above. North elevation has gabled projection, part to right projects
further under single pitch roof, large gable-end stack to left of gable; swept
gutter to left. 1st floor has 2 and 3-light windows with labels, 2 stair lights
to projection; 2 attic lights. Inserted entrance to 1st bay; entrance in former
2-light window to 3rd bay. Interior: Stop-chamfered beams, one along wall is
corbelled. 2 cupboards with H-L hinges. 2 spiral stone stairs. 1st floor has
2 rooms, formerly one, with rich plaster ceiling panels, parts from ceiling
formed into overmantel, 1912. Attic door with square ventilation holes; sill
with square recess. Attic has partly plastered floor and corn bins. Shaft,
described as well, next to chimney, one fireplace.

Listing NGR: NY4852226422

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