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Ghyll Head Cottage and the Homestead

A Grade II Listed Building in Cartmel Fell, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.327 / 54°19'37"N

Longitude: -2.934 / 2°56'2"W

OS Eastings: 339356

OS Northings: 492788

OS Grid: SD393927

Mapcode National: GBR 7LYD.LM

Mapcode Global: WH82S.XH1N

Plus Code: 9C6V83G8+RC

Entry Name: Ghyll Head Cottage and the Homestead

Listing Date: 23 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224958

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421168

Location: Cartmel Fell, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA23

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Cartmel Fell

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Cartmel Fell St Anthony

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


SD 39 SE

(North side)

Ghyll Head Cottage
and The Homestead


2 houses. Datestone reads: "RGM/1749", later additions. Roughcast stone with
slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, the 1st bay forms Ghyll Head Cottage. Windows
have casements; that to 2nd bay of ground floor has fire window to left; that to
1st bay of 1st floor is sashed with glazing bars and opening pane. Entrance to
1st bay and between 2nd and 3rd bay. Datestone to 2nd bay. Gable-end stacks,
that to right return projects with offsets, and cross-axial stack with round
shaft. Rear has gabled wing with gable-end stack, with stair wing to left under
catslide roof.

Listing NGR: SD3935692788

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