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Sowerby Lodge Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ormsgill, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1403 / 54°8'24"N

Longitude: -3.2387 / 3°14'19"W

OS Eastings: 319172

OS Northings: 472311

OS Grid: SD191723

Mapcode National: GBR 5NTK.ML

Mapcode Global: WH72H.760B

Plus Code: 9C6R4QR6+4G

Entry Name: Sowerby Lodge Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388400

Location: Ormsgill, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Ormsgill

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barrow-in-Furness St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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708-1/3/28 (South side (off))
06/05/76 Sowerby Lodge Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
Sowerby Lodge, and attached


Farmhouse. Late C17, extended C18, altered. Roughcast over red
sandstone, graduated slate roof. 2 storeys and attic, 3
windows to 1st floor; later, 2-storey, single-window side wing
against east gable. South side: two C20 casements to ground
floor and 3 above have projecting stone sills and plain
lintels; left part retains C17 dripmoulds interrupted by the
windows. Roof has oversailing verges, circular end stack on
left and irregular end stack on right. Side wing on right:
door on left of broad C20 casement in stone surround with
ovolo-moulded jambs; similar window to 1st floor. Tall end
stack on right. Rear (facing farmyard): central staircase wing
with chamfered window openings. INTERIOR: chamfered,
triangular-headed, ashlar fireplace to ground floor left.
Blocked windows visible within the stair turret. Attic: 2
blocked windows to each end, east gable has cantilevered stack
and soot trace of former smokehood. 2 trusses with curved
principals which cross to support diagonally-set ridge.

Listing NGR: SD1922072299

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