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Kelleth Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Orton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4413 / 54°26'28"N

Longitude: -2.524 / 2°31'26"W

OS Eastings: 366110

OS Northings: 505228

OS Grid: NY661052

Mapcode National: GBR BKT2.BP

Mapcode Global: WH93K.6MBK

Entry Name: Kelleth Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145392

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74096

Location: Orton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Orton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Orton with Tebay All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

ORTON KELLETH
NY 60 NE

14/77 Kelleth Farmhouse
6.2.68
II

Large house. Probably late C17/early C18. Undated lead rainwater head has
raised initials G. & E.W. Limewashed rubble on plinth with quoins. Graduated
slate roofs with stone copings and kneelers. Double-pile plan with wings
projecting to front. 2 storeys, 5 bays (1:3:1). Main block has central
panelled door in segment-headed porch. 2-light window in C20 mullioned surround
to either side on each floor. Panelled door in corniced doorcase in gable end
of right-hand wing; 2-light window above, and similar window to each floor on
gable-end of left-hand wing, have original stone mullioned surrounds with fake
(incised) gauging to segmental lintels. All windows are square-leaded. Between
floors, on inner face of each wing, is a semicircular-headed stone panel with
incised paterae decoration. Ornate, octagonal wrought-iron lantern to outer
corner of left-hand wing. Dentilled eaves cornice with concealed gutter.
Stepped and corniced stone end chimneys.


Listing NGR: NY6611005228

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