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Scales Farmhouse and Attached Farm Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Askham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5738 / 54°34'25"N

Longitude: -2.7946 / 2°47'40"W

OS Eastings: 348729

OS Northings: 520127

OS Grid: NY487201

Mapcode National: GBR 8HXK.S6

Mapcode Global: WH81Q.19JJ

Plus Code: 9C6VH6F4+G5

Entry Name: Scales Farmhouse and Attached Farm Buildings

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74403

Location: Askham, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Askham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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NY 42 SE
7/5 Scales Farmhouse and
- attached farm buildings

- II
Farmhouse and outbuildings. Lintel inscribed "Thos & Ann Dufton 1763". Later
additions. Stone rubble, the house painted, slate roof. South elevation of
2 storeys and 2 bays. Bank barn to right. Outbuilding forms projecting wing to
left, projecting to rear. House has sashed windows with glazing bars and stone
surrounds; central entrance with 6-fielded-panel door. Barn has 4 cow house
doors, 1st and 3rd now windows, and winnowing doors. Gable-end and cross-axial
stack. Wing has large inserted sliding door. Rear of house has continuous
outshut under catslide roof has window with flat-faced mullion and transom, and
entrance. Barn has entrance in cheeks. Wing has cross-axial stack. Interior,
not inspected, said to have stone stair and fireplace with cornice (RCHM notes).

Listing NGR: NY4872920127

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