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Brackenthwaite Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns

A Grade II Listed Building in Westward, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8072 / 54°48'25"N

Longitude: -3.1037 / 3°6'13"W

OS Eastings: 329159

OS Northings: 546367

OS Grid: NY291463

Mapcode National: GBR 6DRV.VK

Mapcode Global: WH6Z8.9F9M

Entry Name: Brackenthwaite Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns

Listing Date: 11 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158011

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72503

Location: Westward, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Westward

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Rosley Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 24 NE WESTWARD Brackenthwaite

2/199 Brackenthwaite
Farmhouse and
11.4.67 adjoining barns


Farmhouse and barns. Early C18 with barns dated over entrance 1859. Painted
roughcast walls with eaves cornice and painted V-jointed quoins. Welsh slate
roof with bottom courses of sandstone slates; coped gables and kneelers, and
cement rendered chimney stacks. Barns and stables of coursed red and yellow
sandstone under sandstone slate roof, stables under Welsh slate roof. 2
storeys, 2 bays with lower barn to left, partly converted to house extension,
and adjoining T-shaped barn at right-angles forming overall U-shape. C20
panelled door in shouldered bolection architrave with panel frieze under console
bracketed cornice. Sash windows with glazing bars in painted stone
architraves. Former barn to left has C20 doors and windows in painted stone
surrounds, door with reused Tudor-arched lintel dated and inscribed I & M I 1667
(Jefferson?) Projecting cart entrance with plank doors to left. Right-angled
stable has half-plank door and slit vents. Stone stepped mounting block built
against front wall to left. Barn has segmental cart entrance; plank door to
right and loft above; slit vents below eaves.

Listing NGR: NY2915946367

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

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