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Bowber Head (West House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Mallerstang, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4234 / 54°25'24"N

Longitude: -2.401 / 2°24'3"W

OS Eastings: 374080

OS Northings: 503182

OS Grid: NY740031

Mapcode National: GBR CKN9.Z3

Mapcode Global: WH93T.22YS

Plus Code: 9C6VCHFX+9J

Entry Name: Bowber Head (West House)

Listing Date: 17 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74139

Location: Ravenstonedale, Eden, Cumbria, CA17

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Ravenstonedale

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Ravenstonedale St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


(South side)

Bowber Head (West house)



House. Said to be C16; original thatched roof raised, and house extended in
C18. Main house wet-dashed rubble with rusticated quoins; extension and north
return coursed, squared rubble with quoins. Graduated slate roof with outshut
to rear. 2 1/2 storeys. Main house symmetrical, 3 bays: Central glazed door with
sash to either side and 3 above. 3 blocked attic windows below eaves. Single-
bay southern extension has fixed windows on ground and 1st floors. Stone
copings and kneelers to extension; rendered mid and end chimneys. Outbuildings
adjoining south return not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY 74080 03182

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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