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Building 35 Metres West of Threlkeld Parish Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Threlkeld, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6188 / 54°37'7"N

Longitude: -3.0525 / 3°3'9"W

OS Eastings: 332130

OS Northings: 525354

OS Grid: NY321253

Mapcode National: GBR 7H31.Y2

Mapcode Global: WH81D.25PJ

Entry Name: Building 35 Metres West of Threlkeld Parish Church

Listing Date: 27 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319024

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73580

Location: Threlkeld, Eden, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Threlkeld

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Threlkeld St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 32 NW,
6/58

THRELKELD,
Building 35 metres west of Threlkeld Parish Church

G.V.

II

Formerly a house (Although not used as such since the mid C19), now (June 1989)
derelict. Partly C16 with C17 and later alterations. Random rubble with graduated Cumbrian slate gable-end roof. Single storey with loft. PLAN: now 2 units
but possibly originally 3 (the cruck now stands at the extreme west end of the
building adjacent to the end wall and - as it appears to be in situ - the likelihood is that the house extended one bay or more to the west).

EXTERIOR: north
(roadside), one low entrance with massive cambered lintel, window (now boarded
up) with large lintel and C19 frame; tall C19 doorway to right with boarded
stable-type doors. Rear elevation, partially collapsed (and exposing south
cruck blade); clear masonry joint marking division between the two rooms. 2
windows, one set low under cambered lintel; later doorway to left. Single
window to west end wall.

INTERIOR: stone dividing wall between the 2 rooms not
bonded in to main walls; full cruck, collar, trenches for saddle and spur ties;
roof with ridge piece and side purlins. At the east end a large internal stone
stack with massive bressumer; this is a good example of the phase in fireplace
development that followed (or improved upon) the timber smoke hood. Remains of
loft floor supported in part on fireplace bressumer. NOTE: in 1634 this
property was known as Church Stile Tenement and stood on the edge of the former
open field.


Listing NGR: NY3213025354

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

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