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Arkles' Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Sowerby, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7143 / 54°42'51"N

Longitude: -2.9443 / 2°56'39"W

OS Eastings: 339264

OS Northings: 535887

OS Grid: NY392358

Mapcode National: GBR 7FWX.CT

Mapcode Global: WH80V.RR5T

Entry Name: Arkles' Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220847

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73734

Location: Castle Sowerby, Eden, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Castle Sowerby

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Castle Sowerby St Kentigern

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 33 NE CASTLE SOWERBY HOW HILL

8/12 Arkles' Farmhouse

II


Farmhouse. Early C18. Dressed pink sandstone with V-jointed quoins, string
course and eaves cornice on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with
banded stone ridge chimney stack and left cement rendered gable chimney stack.
2 storeys, 4 bays, with left 2-bay extension under common roof. House has sash
windows in raised stone surrounds. Right return wall has C20 French window.
Extension has doorway nearest house; C20 panelled door in shouldered architrave
which may be reused, the lintel initialled N with ropework under Arkles'
coat-of-arms dated 1478-1958. Sash windows in raised cement surrounds to match
rest of house. Adjoining barns are not of interest.


Listing NGR: NY3926435887

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

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