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A Grade II Listed Building in Colton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2481 / 54°14'53"N

Longitude: -3.0471 / 3°2'49"W

OS Eastings: 331865

OS Northings: 484105

OS Grid: SD318841

Mapcode National: GBR 7M59.3Y

Mapcode Global: WH834.5H76

Plus Code: 9C6R6XX3+64

Entry Name: Underfield

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421449

Location: Colton, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA12

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Colton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Colton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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SD 38 SW
9/50 Underfield

2 houses, with outbuildings between. Original house has lintel inscribed
"IG/1649", extension c.1800 with further extension of 1920s. Roughcast stone
with slate roofs. 2 storeys, original house of 3 bays with single-storey bay to
left and outbuildings to right; later house 6 bays; the 1st bay, lower, is end
bay of outhouses, the end 2 bays are of 1920s. Original house has dripcourse
over ground-floor raised over decorated lintel to entrance. Ground floor
windows have C20 casements with leaded glazing, 1st bay has fire window with
stone surround. 1st floor has 1:4:3:4-light single-chamfered mullioned
windows. Gable-end stack and cross-axial stack. Outbuildings have entrance and
loading doors. Later house has sashed windows with glazing bars, those to 2nd,
4th and 6th bays have paired sashes; 1st bay has C20 casements with leaded
glazing. Entrance has half-glazed panelled door with flat canopy on shaped
brackets. 2 gable-end and 2 cross-axial stacks. Rear, similar. Earlier house
has small-paned casements to return of rear wing, later house has C20 wing next
to lean-to projection. Interior of original house has chamfered beams, that to
fireplace with fielded panels. Panelled timber partition and heck partition;
fireplace made from sills and lintels from former ground floor windows. Plank
and muntin partitions to 1st floor.

Listing NGR: SD3186584105

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