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Unthank Farmhouse and Barns Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Skelton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7158 / 54°42'57"N

Longitude: -2.8506 / 2°51'2"W

OS Eastings: 345300

OS Northings: 535979

OS Grid: NY453359

Mapcode National: GBR 8FJX.N9

Mapcode Global: WH80X.5QTM

Plus Code: 9C6VP48X+8Q

Entry Name: Unthank Farmhouse and Barns Adjoining

Listing Date: 24 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210972

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74006

Location: Skelton, Eden, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Skelton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Skelton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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10/262 Unthank Farmhouse and
barns adjoining


Farmhouse and barns. Weathered inscription and date 1685 over entrance, with
extensive C19 alterations and additions. Mixed sandstone and cobble rubble.
House under Welsh slate roof with banded stone chimney stacks; barns under
sandstone slate roofs. 2 storeys, 3 bays with right barn extension and left
right-angled 3-bay barn, all under common roof in L-shape. Cross-passage
entrance has plank door in chamfered stone surround. Sash windows in chamfered
stone surrounds, some of which may be original, and smaller right firewindow.
Right barn extension has had its walls raised from single storey in C19. Plank
doors and loft doorways; the part nearest the house has sash windows in C19
stone surrounds. Left barn has left segmental cart entrance and further right
doors under loft doorway. Interior has old beams, including fire beam, and salt
cupboard. 2 old doors. C18 stone fireplace in back kitchen. Pent extensions
in front of left barn are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY4530035979

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