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Cow House and Barn with Attached Horse Engine House North East of Crofters Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1205 / 54°7'13"N

Longitude: -3.1821 / 3°10'55"W

OS Eastings: 322834

OS Northings: 470048

OS Grid: SD228700

Mapcode National: GBR 6N6S.WP

Mapcode Global: WH72J.2PZJ

Plus Code: 9C6R4RC9+55

Entry Name: Cow House and Barn with Attached Horse Engine House North East of Crofters Public House

Listing Date: 5 May 1978

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292077

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388481

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Roosecote

Built-Up Area: Barrow-in-Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barrow-in-Furness St George

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


708-1/4/79 (East side)
05/05/78 Cow house and barn with attached
horse-engine house NE of Crofters
Public House
(Formerly Listed as:
Barns and piggeries to W of Holbeck


Cow house and barn with attached horse-engine house. Late C18
and early-mid C19, altered. Yellow and red sandstone rubble,
slate and corrugated sheet roofs. L-shaped range: 2 storey
barn with lower cow house attached at right angles; 1-storey
horse-engine house adjoins north end of barn, whilst west side
has lean-to addition. Barn: late C18: chamfered plinth, large
quoins, slit vents and square vent holes. East side, facing
yard, has 4 doorways with basket arches of alternating yellow
and red voussoirs; the doorway on right is at 1st-floor level
above a horizontally-sliding door. Gabled end has incomplete
owl hole (indicates lowered roof). Cow house: south side to
yard has 5 doors and 5 windows with projecting sills; all have
square heads and all boarded up at time of survey, left door
and window are within an infilled arch; 3 incomplete ridge
vents. Horse-engine house: rectangular with 3
segmentally-arched openings in gabled north end. INTERIORS:
cow house has pattern-book king-post trusses. Horse-engine
house has massive king-post truss from which 2 parallel beams
link to the barn. Barn roof has later iron trusses.

Listing NGR: SD2283470048

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

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