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Low Mill Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn/Byres

A Grade II* Listed Building in Mungrisdale, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6831 / 54°40'59"N

Longitude: -2.9812 / 2°58'52"W

OS Eastings: 336837

OS Northings: 532442

OS Grid: NY368324

Mapcode National: GBR 7GM9.C1

Mapcode Global: WH811.5KN7

Entry Name: Low Mill Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn/Byres

Listing Date: 11 January 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319016

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73536

Location: Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Mungrisdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Mungrisdale

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 33 SE MUNGRISDALE Low Mill

3/18 Low Mill Farmhouse
and adjoining
barn/byres

II*

Farmhouse and adjoining barn/byres. Dated and inscribed over rear entrance
E.G. M.G. 1611 T.G. (Greenhow family) with C20 alterations. Painted roughcast
walls under C20 greenslate roof and brick chimney stack. 2 storeys, 4 bays with
single-bay byre to left under common roof; right-angled 2-storey, single-bay
extension to rear and right-angled 2-bay barn to rear, forming overall U-shape.
Blocked entrance and ground floor chamfered-surround windows with stone mullions
removed, all under continuous hoodmould. Upper-floor windows are larger but
have chamfered surrounds. C20 door and windows in former byre to left. Rear
entrance has Tudor-arched chamfered surround with inscribed frieze under
hoodmould. Rear extension has original small chamfered-surround windows. Barn
has chamfered-surround entrances and loft and C20 window. Interior of rear door
has drawbar tunnel with drawbar stilt used. All interior doorways have
chamfered stone surrounds under Tudor arches. Stone-arched inglenook with heck
partition. Beamed ceilings. An early house for this area with an unaltered
interior.


Listing NGR: NY3683732442

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

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