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Bowberhead Farmhouse and Byres Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Ravenstonedale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4235 / 54°25'24"N

Longitude: -2.4008 / 2°24'2"W

OS Eastings: 374091

OS Northings: 503197

OS Grid: NY740031

Mapcode National: GBR CKP9.11

Mapcode Global: WH93T.321N

Entry Name: Bowberhead Farmhouse and Byres Adjoining

Listing Date: 17 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74137

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)

Bowberhead farmhouse & byres adjoining



Farmhouse. Probably late C17. Porch and west end added: 1717 date, with
initials R.H. (Robert Hunter), on panel above door. Byres adjoining east end
probably C17. Wet-dashed rubble with quoins. Graduated slate roofs to house,
graduated stone flags to byre. Wing with lean-to porch to rear of house.
2 storeys. House 6 bays: Rusticated quoins at east end and full-height gabled
porch which has panelled door in chamfered surround; sash to left, original fire
window and 4 sashes to right. Sash to 1st floor left, casement in chamfered
surround and blocked owl-hole above; 4 sashes to right. Stone copings and
kneelers to west end and porch; rendered chimneys at ends of original house and
rear wing. 3-bay byre has casement on front elevation and 2 doors to rear.
House interior contains some original woodwork (some re-used from other

Listing NGR: NY 74091 03197

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