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Sink Fall Farmhouse with Attached Farm Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawcoat, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1518 / 54°9'6"N

Longitude: -3.2083 / 3°12'29"W

OS Eastings: 321179

OS Northings: 473560

OS Grid: SD211735

Mapcode National: GBR 6N1F.6G

Mapcode Global: WH729.PXF1

Plus Code: 9C6R5Q2R+PM

Entry Name: Sink Fall Farmhouse with Attached Farm Buildings

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283020

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388559

Location: Hawcoat, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14

County: Cumbria

Electoral Ward/Division: Hawcoat

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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708-1/4/106 (South side)
06/05/76 Sink Fall Farmhouse with attached
farm buildings


Farmhouse and cottage with attached farm buildings. C18
altered C19. Red sandstone partly roughcast; graduated slate
roof partly replaced by corrugated sheets. L-shaped, elongated
range: 2-storey house and cottage have 2:1 windows to 1st
floor; 6-bay barn under same roof on left; later 2-storey cow
house wing to front left. Both farmhouse and barn have 2-
storey wings to rear. House: C20 door within gabled, sandstone
porch flanked on each floor by 6-pane sashes with projecting
sills and stone lintels. Cottage to right has panelled door
and paired 4-pane sashes beneath 6-pane sash. Right gable with
ashlar copings and C19 stone stack; 2 matching ridge stacks.
Barn: altered waggon entrance with doorway to right. Cow house
front gable has segmentally-arched door beneath 3 slits; its
right return has 3 small openings and loft door flanked by
slits. Rear of house: wing lit by 2-light, square-faced
mullioned window to each floor; 3 similar windows to main
range on left. INTERIOR of farmhouse: fielded 2-panel pine
doors off landing. Barn has C18 roof of principal-rafter
trusses with double purlins. Cow house: pattern-book,
king-post truss. Floor framing of rear wing to barn suggests
former use as horse gin.

Listing NGR: SD2117973560

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