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Newby Bridge Farmhouse, Attached Outbuildings, and Mill (Formerly Listed Separately)

A Grade II Listed Building in Staveley-in-Cartmel, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2679 / 54°16'4"N

Longitude: -2.975 / 2°58'29"W

OS Eastings: 336597

OS Northings: 486245

OS Grid: SD365862

Mapcode National: GBR 7MN2.QT

Mapcode Global: WH82Z.8ZLJ

Plus Code: 9C6V729G+52

Entry Name: Newby Bridge Farmhouse, Attached Outbuildings, and Mill (Formerly Listed Separately)

Listing Date: 4 February 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225509

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421908

Location: Staveley-in-Cartmel, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA12

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Staveley-in-Cartmel

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Staveley-in-Cartmel St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Lake Side


SD 38 NE
(North side)
7/92 Newby Bridge
4.2.77 Farmhouse, attached
outbuildings, and
mill (formerly listed


House and mill. C18 with later additions. Stone rubble, parts roughcast, with
slate roofs. 2 storeys, 4 bays; 1st bay breaks forward under catslide roof, 4th
bay has later single-storey outshut under catslide roof. Outbuilding continues
to left, gabled outbuilding to right, with mill to rear. Central bays have
inset timber beam over ground floor with band over. Windows have casements.
Outshut has small boarded opening. Outbuilding to left has pivoted door with
slated lintel and dripstone. Outbuilding to right is roughcast. Entrance with
slated lintel and dripstone is boarded up. 2 cross-axial stacks. Right return
of 3 storeys and 6 bays, the last 4 bays break forward, forming mill. 1st
2 bays have 2-light wooden chamfered-mullion windows, no glass, other window
opening unglazed or boarded. 2nd bay has entrance with paired pivoted doors.
Mill has paired doors to 4th bay with loading door over. Window openings to 3rd
and 6th bays of ground floor, and 1st floor. Rear of house of 3 storeys due to
slope of ground. Ground floor windows have small-paned fixed glazing and sash
with vertical glazing bars. 1st and 2nd floors have windows in former loading
bays, with timber panels between. Outbuilding to right has entrance and window
to lower level; small opening above. Mill has 3-bay 2-storey outshut under
catslide roof. Segmental-headed entrance and C20 lean-to greenhouse with square
boarded openings above. Mill interior has wheel pit with wood and iron wheel in
end bay (ie. Lowder type mill) and some wooden machinery eg. pit wheel of rare
clasp-arm type and lantern gearing; 3 upper cruck trusses. A fine example of
this type of mill. See M.Davies Shiel "Watermills of Cumbria", 1978.

Listing NGR: SD3659786245

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