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Thornship Farmhouse and Byre Adjoining South End

A Grade II Listed Building in Shap, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5207 / 54°31'14"N

Longitude: -2.6871 / 2°41'13"W

OS Eastings: 355622

OS Northings: 514152

OS Grid: NY556141

Mapcode National: GBR 9JP5.17

Mapcode Global: WH81Y.PMMQ

Plus Code: 9C6VG8C7+75

Entry Name: Thornship Farmhouse and Byre Adjoining South End

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74181

Location: Shap, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Shap

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Shap with Swindale St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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NY 51 SE (West side)

8/166 Thornship farmhouse
and byre adjoining
south end


House, reported to have 1760's date on fireplace; later additions and
alterations. Coursed rubble; house lime-washed. Graduated slate roofs with
stone ridges. Cross-passage plan with house extended into panelled range to
rear. 2 storeys, 7 bays overall. 4-bay house has plank cross-passage door with
3 segment-headed windows to each floor on right. Top right-hand window is
casement, rest are fixed; all have glazing bars. Blocked opening over door.
Plank byre door has window to right with loft door above. Corniced, stepped
stone end chimneys to house. Corrugated-iron lean-to shed in angle between byre
and barn (see separate description) is not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY5562214152

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