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Brown Howe Farmhouse with Adjoining Barn and Byres

A Grade II Listed Building in Newby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.564 / 54°33'50"N

Longitude: -2.6635 / 2°39'48"W

OS Eastings: 357196

OS Northings: 518957

OS Grid: NY571189

Mapcode National: GBR 9HVN.5P

Mapcode Global: WH92X.1KY0

Plus Code: 9C6VH87P+JJ

Entry Name: Brown Howe Farmhouse with Adjoining Barn and Byres

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311684

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74071

Location: Newby, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Newby

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Morland St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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4/52 Brown Howe farmhouse
with adjoining barn
and byres


Farmhouse, barn, and byres. Probably 3 builds with barn predating house. 1704
date on door lintel re-used internally over former fireplace; R.C.H.M. (1936)
records 1673 date on fixed bedstead (now removed). Later alterations and
additions, including early C20 wing to rear. House white-washed coursed,
squared rubble, barn and byres of snecked rubble; only barn has quoins to both
ends, house and byres only have quoins to right-hand ends. 2 storeys, byres
lower. 9 bays (3:3:3) overall. House has gabled central porch with plank inner
door; single-light window to left and former 2-light window, now Yorkshire sash,
to right on each floor, all in stone surrounds. Brick end chimneys. Byres,
adjoining to right have 2 part-blocked doors, with inserted windows, to ground
floor; stone steps between up to door, now part-blocked with inserted window,
with casement to either side. Threshing barn, adjoining to left, has central
wagon door. House interior: Chamfered beams; C18 bracketed fireplace to ground
floor front, curved stone stair to rear. Buildings adjoining either end not of

Listing NGR: NY5719618957

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