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Thornthwaite Hall and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Bampton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5396 / 54°32'22"N

Longitude: -2.7542 / 2°45'15"W

OS Eastings: 351297

OS Northings: 516297

OS Grid: NY512162

Mapcode National: GBR 9H6Y.HG

Mapcode Global: WH81X.N5N6

Plus Code: 9C6VG6QW+R8

Entry Name: Thornthwaite Hall and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74469

Location: Bampton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Bampton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bampton St Patrick

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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In the entry for:- BAMPTON

12/60 Thornthwaite Hall
6.2.68 and attached barn

Second sentence of the description shall be amended to read "Probably
late C16 with later alterations"


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Thornthwaite Hall and attached barn



Farmhouse and bank barn. Probably late C13 with later alterations. Stone
rubble, part roughcast, some dressed quoins and ashlar dressings, slate roof.
South elevation of 3 bays, 1st 4 bays form barn, originally part of house, rest
roughcast, the end bay projects under gable. 1st bay breaks forward with set
off to right, forming garderobe; buttress between 3rd and 4th bays. Ground
floor to barn has 2 inserted windows; house has blocked light, paired-sashed
window and small sashed window; gabled wing has 6-light double-chamfered
mullioned window, now blocked, the inner return with part to angle breaking
forward, sash in chamfered reveal to right. 1st floor has 3-light double-
chamfered mullioned window with label, now blocked to 2nd bay; 3rd bay has
similar window, one mullion missing; 4th bay has traces of window, 4th bay has
label mould over later paired sash; wing has 3-light window, inner return with
window to projection, skewed recess with small-pane fixed glazing. Cross-axial
stack, and gable-end stack to wing. Garderobe opens into slab-covered stream.
Elevation of 2 irregular bays with later recessed and lower bay to north.
Sandstone dressings. Ground floor has small-panel casement under label mould to 1st
bay; 2nd bay recessed with angle canted above ground floor 2-light single-
chamfered-mullioned window with small-paned glazing. 1st floor has 2 horizontally
sliding sashes with glazing bars, that to 1st bay has label mould and
narrow sashed light to right. 2nd bay attic light. Later bay has sashed
windows and gable-end stack. North elevation has 2-bay outshut under catslide
roof with small-paned casements, gabled dormers and entrance. To west, a stone
ramp to inserted barn entrance. 4th bay has entrance in former 2-light window
with label, similar window above, no mullion. End bay has later lean-to outshut
and blocked 3-light window over. INTERIOR of barn has 2 segmental-headed fireplaces, remains of moulded plaster head to window, opening to garderobe, tie
beam and strut trusses.

Listing NGR: NY5129716297

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