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Nether Haresceugh

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kirkoswald, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7724 / 54°46'20"N

Longitude: -2.6589 / 2°39'32"W

OS Eastings: 357706

OS Northings: 542141

OS Grid: NY577421

Mapcode National: GBR 9FW8.40

Mapcode Global: WH91Y.493R

Entry Name: Nether Haresceugh

Listing Date: 27 December 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73514

Location: Kirkoswald, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Kirkoswald

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkoswald St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 57700 42150 KIRKOSWALD
NY 54 SE

7/88 Nether Haresceugh

27.12.67 II*

Farmhouse. Dated 1612 with extension dated 1701 over entrance. Original house
has red sandstone rubble walls, sandstone slate roof, stone chimney stacks. Low
2-storey, 5-bay house forms T-shape with adjoining higher extension. Partly
filled central entrance has chamfered surround. Filled 2-light chamfered stone
mullioned windows to ground and upper floor right; one filled small upper floor
window left and fire window to extreme left; other windows on ground floor are
C19 and C20 casements in enlarged openings. Original lintel stone with date
1612 and initials R.L.(&)I.L. (other initials are much weathered) is now free
standing to rear. Extension of similar stonework on chamfered plinth and shaped
cornice; sandstone slate roof with coped gables and kneelers, ashlar (end chimney
stacks. 2½ storeys, 5 bays. C20 top glazed plank door in heavily moulded
architrave; 2-light glazed frieze has central oval date panel, moulded
entablature and projecting moulded cornice. Flat cross mullioned window with
chamfered surround to right has been filled and similar window above entrance
has been replaced. Remainder of front is covered by the gable wall of the
earlier house. Garden front had similar cross mullioned windows, central
windows on both floors have been filled but one that has been rendered has the
original leaded panes beneath the render. Ground floor window right is enlarged
3-pane sash, other windows are 2&3&6-pane sashes in original surrounds with
mullions removed. End walls have similar cross mullioned windows, partly
filled, and small attic windows.

Listing NGR: NY5770642141

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

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