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Barwise Hall and Adjoining Barn and Byre

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hoff, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5531 / 54°33'11"N

Longitude: -2.5284 / 2°31'42"W

OS Eastings: 365921

OS Northings: 517663

OS Grid: NY659176

Mapcode National: GBR BHSS.DM

Mapcode Global: WH92Z.4T8F

Entry Name: Barwise Hall and Adjoining Barn and Byre

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1288861

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73278

Location: Hoff, Eden, Cumbria, CA16

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Hoff

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Appleby St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


8/40 Barwise Hall and
6.2.68 adjoining barn and byre

G.V. II*

Previously listed in Hoff Parish.
Hall, 1579 with 1676 rear stair wing. Coursed rubble with quoins and plinth;
rendered (front colour washed). Steeply pitched graduated slate roof has stone
copings to all 3 gables (stair wing has kneelers); stone mid and end chimneys,
all stepped and corniced (embattled cornice to east end). 2-storey, 4-bay front
has ground floor openings under continuous hoodmould (carried round across rear)
arranged as follows: Fire window; 5-light window; original studded plank door
in architrave with paired semicircular head; 4-light window; 3-light window;
inserted C19 plank door. Windows to 1st floor similar but no fire window; both
right-hand windows are 3-light. A moulded surround above the main door contains
a panel with coat-of-arms, initials, and date I.S. & A.S. 1579; similar blank
panel between lst floor 3-light windows. Original 2-and 3-light windows to west
gable and rear (some blocked); stair wing has similar windows and, on east side,
initialled and dated lintel (R. & E.D. 1676) to segmentally-headed door. All
original multi-light windows have chamfered surrounds, mullions, and
hoodmoulds. See R.C.H.M. for details of internal features. Threshing barn/byre
to west incorporates l-bay C19 extension to house. 1835 of coursed, squared
rubble under shallower-pitched, graduated slate roof. 3 byre doors and one
wagon door (with dated inscription above), all with imposts and keystones to
segmental heads; 3 windows to ground floor and 1 to upper, all unglazed in stone
surrounds. Barn extension under same roof included, but attached C20
outbuildings not included.

Listing NGR: NY6595617668

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

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