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Long Rigg Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Eskdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3938 / 54°23'37"N

Longitude: -3.3279 / 3°19'40"W

OS Eastings: 313880

OS Northings: 500620

OS Grid: NY138006

Mapcode National: GBR 5K6M.BQ

Mapcode Global: WH712.VTHK

Plus Code: 9C6R9MVC+GV

Entry Name: Long Rigg Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 May 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351975

Location: Eskdale, Copeland, Cumbria, CA19

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Eskdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Eskdale St Catherine

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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328-0/14/10001 Long Rigg Farmhouse


Farmhouse and cottage, now all one dwelling. Probably early to
mid C19; altered. Roughcast and slobbered rubble, Cumberland
slate roof on 3 levels. Double depth main range plus small
extension at left end and set back service wing at right hand
end. The main range is 2 and 3 storeys to the same level, with
attics, 3:1 windows; the 2 storey portion has symmetrically
disposed openings offset left of centre, consisting of a doorway
with vertically panelled door and 3 pane overlight, two 6 pane
un-horned sashed windows at ground floor and 3 above; the 3
storey portion to the right has a smaller 6 pane horned sashed
window at ground floor, another at first floor and a low oblong
8 pane window under the eaves; all these openings with raised
plain surrounds. Gable chimneys and ridge chimney. Continued to
the left is a small lofted extension which has external steps to
a raised doorway in the front wall, and in the gable wall a
doorway at ground floor, a low segmental headed 3 light window
left of this and a square 12 pane window above. The right hand
gable of the main range has 2 square 20 pane attic windows.
Attached at the right hand rear corner is a service wing of 2 low
storeys with a doorway and a casement window at ground floor and
a 12 pane sash above; and, continued to the right, a single
storey extension with a doorway and a 4 pane sashed window. The
rear, which is irregular, has (inter alia) a back door and one
6 pane sashed window on each floor. Forms group with model farm
buildings attached to north end. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: NY1387100610

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