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Collinfield Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3158 / 54°18'57"N

Longitude: -2.7534 / 2°45'12"W

OS Eastings: 351085

OS Northings: 491401

OS Grid: SD510914

Mapcode National: GBR 9L6J.PN

Mapcode Global: WH82W.PS18

Entry Name: Collinfield Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Last Amended: 30 January 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75365

Location: Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Kendal

Built-Up Area: Kendal

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kendal Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 59 SW (INSET) KENDAL COLLIN ROAD
(Off East side)

2/23 Collinfield farmhouse
(formerly listed as Collin
24-4-51 field)
II*

Farmhouse. Possibly mid/late C16; certainly built by early C17. Extensively
remodelled by George Sedgwick (Secretary to Anne, Countess of Pembroke) after he
acquired it in 1668. Later additions and alterations. Wet-dashed rubble.
Graduated slate roofs with gabled, jettied, dormer to east elevation; rendered
cylindrical mid and end chimneys. 2 storeys. Gabled porch to west (courtyard)
elevation has initialled and dated inscription on stone panel (relocated from
above inner, studded, battened door): NUNC MEA MOX HUIUS SED POSTEA NESCIO
CUJUS I. & M.G. 1663. 4-bay east elevation of 2 builds: Right-hand section has
2 casements to each floor with 2-light, wood-mullioned, fire window to left and
3-light, stone mullioned, cellar window; left-hand section (late C18) has part
glazed door in semicircular-headed surround and canted bay to left, 2 casements
and a dormer above. Interior very well preserved; for details see R.C.H.M.
Westmorland (1936), p.124.


Listing NGR: SD5108591401

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