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Latitude: 54.5784 / 54°34'42"N
Longitude: -2.9756 / 2°58'32"W
OS Eastings: 337034
OS Northings: 520788
OS Grid: NY370207
Mapcode National: GBR 7HNH.LK
Mapcode Global: WH81M.858Z
Entry Name: Aira Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns
Listing Date: 31 January 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145975
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74561
Location: Matterdale, Eden, Cumbria, CA11
Civil Parish: Matterdale
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Matterdale
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
MATTERDALE DOWTHWAITE HEAD
NY 32 SE
5/159 Aira Farmhouse and
House, former house and 2 barns. Probably late C17 with later additions. Stone
rubble with slate roofs. South-east elevation of 2 storeys, 3-bay house with
3-bay former house to right, and small barns to each end. Farmhouse has sashed
windows with single glazing bars and horns, those to ground floor with stone
lintels, fire window and cross-axial stack to left. Former house has windows
lacking frames, fire window to right with small light above; entrance to central
bay. Barn to north-east has ventilation slots. rear has outshuts under
catslide roofs to both houses. Barn to north-east has large entrance, that to
south-west has projecting range to end, and entrance and pitching hole to left.
Interior of former house has chamfered beams. Fireplace has cambered beam and
spice cupboard recess, fireplace to opposite end has blocked 3- light
chamfered-wooden-mullioned window rebated for glazing. Rear outshut has winding
stair with timber cladding. 2 collar and tie beam trusses with chamfering.
Listing NGR: NY3703420788
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.