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Low Grains

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewcastle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 55.0688 / 55°4'7"N

Longitude: -2.6653 / 2°39'55"W

OS Eastings: 357612

OS Northings: 575126

OS Grid: NY576751

Mapcode National: GBR 99TT.SS

Mapcode Global: WH90D.1V3K

Plus Code: 9C7V389M+GV

Entry Name: Low Grains

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205091

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78119

Location: Bewcastle, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Bewcastle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bewcastle St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


10/107 Low Grains


Byre and barn, formerly farmhouse and barn. Late C17 or early C18 with
alterations dated 1754 over entrance; extension to barn has reused lintel with
initials J. & A.M. and the date 1815 added. Calciferous sandstone coursed
rubble, Welsh slate roof, corrugated iron on barn. Single-storey house of 4
bays, 2-storey barn adjoining in L-shape. Plank door in flush quoined surround
with dated lintel. Flanking small blocked original windows. Chamfered 2-light
mullioned windows to left have had mullions removed. Barn to right has large
cart entrance with plank doors and slit vents. Right angle extension has
blocked ground floor entrance, slit vents above. Further C19 extension to barn
right has dated and inscribed lintel which has probably come from the farmhouse.

Listing NGR: NY5761275126

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

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