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Towecett House with Adjoining Cottage and Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Newby, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5603 / 54°33'37"N

Longitude: -2.6607 / 2°39'38"W

OS Eastings: 357374

OS Northings: 518543

OS Grid: NY573185

Mapcode National: GBR 9HVQ.S1

Mapcode Global: WH92X.3M9V

Entry Name: Towecett House with Adjoining Cottage and Barn

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74075

Location: Newby, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

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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Listing Text

NEWBY
NY 51 NE

4/56 Towcett House with
adjoining cottage
6.2.68 and barn

II

House extended into cottage and barn. 1848 date, with Gothic letter initials
M.B., on shield to underside of porch roof; cottage and barn possibly earlier.
House incised stucco with rusticated quoins, cottage pebble-dashed, barn
slobbered rubble. Graduated slate roofs. 2 storeys, cottage and barn adjoining
to right, lower than house. 10 bays (3:2:5) overall. Symmetrical 3-bay house:
Central Tuscan porch in antis with panelled door in architrave; 16-pane sash to
either side and 3 above. 2-bay cottage set back: Part-blocked door, with
inserted window to left, casement to right and 2 Yorkshire sashes above;
extended one bay into barn with part-glazed door and sash above. Remainder of
barn has segment-headed wagon door and blocked door to left; sash to each floor
between. House and cottage have stone copings and kneelers to roofs with brick
end chimneys.


Listing NGR: NY5737418543

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