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Seat Farmhouse, Cottage and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Barton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5929 / 54°35'34"N

Longitude: -2.8346 / 2°50'4"W

OS Eastings: 346170

OS Northings: 522284

OS Grid: NY461222

Mapcode National: GBR 8HNB.3C

Mapcode Global: WH81H.FTFD

Plus Code: 9C6VH5V8+45

Entry Name: Seat Farmhouse, Cottage and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145266

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74499

Location: Barton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Barton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Pooley Bridge St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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7/98 Seat Farmhouse, cottage
and attached barn

- II
2 Houses and barn with connecting outbuilding. Probably late C17 or early C18,
dated lintels: 1662 and 1779. Stone rubble, the houses part limewashed, slate
roofs. L-plan, the outbuilding at an angle connecting houses and barn. West
elevation of 2 storeys and 3+2 bays, the 4th and 5th bays form cottage, formerly
outbuilding. Windows mostly sashed with single glazing bars in chamfered
reveals, but 3rd bay of ground floor has C20 casement and 1st bay of 1st floor
has paired sash. Entrance to 2nd bay has key inscribed: "E ' MT/1779", boarded
door. Cottage has large entrance with cambered timber lintel, now glazed infill
and entrance; 2 casements above; end entrance up steps next to entrance to lower
ground level. Gable-end stack and cross-axial stack. Outbuilding is canted
forward; elliptical arched entrance and flanking windows. North elevation of
barn has central elliptical-headed entrance with key inscribed: "W & AS/1731".
End entrances and inserted windows; ventilation slots; collar and tie beams to
trusses. East elevation has continuous outshut under catslide roof. Varied
fenestration with 2-light single-chamfered-mullioned stair window and 2 windows
with small-paned fixed glazing. Small wing to east, gabled outbuilding now
connected to house, covers dated lintel: 1662.

Listing NGR: NY4617022284

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