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Beckbank Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Salkeld, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7148 / 54°42'53"N

Longitude: -2.7037 / 2°42'13"W

OS Eastings: 354764

OS Northings: 535763

OS Grid: NY547357

Mapcode National: GBR 9FKX.GN

Mapcode Global: WH80Z.FRRD

Entry Name: Beckbank Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145334

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74259

Location: Great Salkeld, Eden, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Great Salkeld

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Great Salkeld St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 53 NW GREAT SALKELD SALKELD DYKES

5/55 Beckbank Farmhouse

II

Farmhouse. Late C17 for William Dalston, with mid C18 extension. Roughcast
walls with right painted V-jointed quoins. Oldest part has sandstone slate roof
with coped gables and kneelers; extension has graduated greenslate roof with
banded ashlar red sandstone chimney stacks. Extension is the main facade of
2 storeys, 4 bays. The earlier part, now at right-angles, 2 storeys, 2 bays
forming overall L-shape. Off-centre panelled door in shouldered architrave
under enriched keyed lintel and pediment. Double sash windows in painted stone
architraves, except that over entrance. Earlier part has C18 chamfered 2-light
stone-mullioned windows. 2 low wash-house extensions have sandstone slate
roofs. Interior has boxed-beam ceiling and panelled internal shutters to each
window. Late C17 oak staircase. Staircase window had stained panel of Dalston
arms. See, Reverend A.G. Loftie, Great Salkeld, its Rectors and history, 1900,
p.137.


Listing NGR: NY5476435763

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