History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Lime Grove and Barn Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Sockbridge, Cumbria

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.6326 / 54°37'57"N

Longitude: -2.77 / 2°46'12"W

OS Eastings: 350391

OS Northings: 526661

OS Grid: NY503266

Mapcode National: GBR 9G3W.33

Mapcode Global: WH81B.FT5F

Plus Code: 9C6VJ6MH+3X

Entry Name: Lime Grove and Barn Adjoining

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145991

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74600

Location: Sockbridge and Tirril, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Sockbridge and Tirril

Built-Up Area: Sockbridge

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Tagged with: Architectural structure

Find accommodation in


NY 5026
15/197 Lime Grove and barn

Farmhouse and barn. Dated and inscribed over entrance: "JOHN & RUTH RITTSON
1765 TO KNOW THEY SELF IS A PROOF OF WISDOM". Painted incised stucco walls with
eaves cornice and V-jointed quoins. Graduated greenslate roof with roughcast
chimney stacks. Extension and barn have lower walls of squared blocks of
calciferous sandstone, the upper parts of bricks, all under graduated greenslate
roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays with lower left 2-storey, 3-bay extension and
right-angled 2-bay barn under common roof. Centre panelled door in stone
surround under inscribed panel, flanked by 3-light stone-mullioned windows.
Sash windows above in raised painted stone surrounds. Left return wall is slate
hung. Right return wall has sash window in painted stone surround. Extension
has right C20 door in plain opening under blocked window. Small casement
windows in plain reveals. Barn has large flat-headed cart entrance facing the
road and a left doorway in stone surround inscribed 1767. Rear of house has
round headed staircase window with intersecting glazing bars in head.

Listing NGR: NY5039126661

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.