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Lowside Farmhouse and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Askham, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5898 / 54°35'23"N

Longitude: -2.7594 / 2°45'33"W

OS Eastings: 351025

OS Northings: 521891

OS Grid: NY510218

Mapcode National: GBR 9H5C.DG

Mapcode Global: WH81J.LW6R

Entry Name: Lowside Farmhouse and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326842

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74457

Location: Askham, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Askham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 52 SW
8/56

ASKHAM,
HELTON,
Lowside Farmhouse and attached barn

GV

II

Farmhouse and barn. Early C18 with later additions; barn has ex-situ date stone:
'I & EL/1642'. Stone rubble, house roughcast, slate roofs. South elevation of
2 storeys and 3 bays, the 3rd bay later. 1st 2 bays have drip course raised over
window and gable of removed porch; single-chamfered-mullioned window with small-
paned glazing and sash to ground floor, 1st floor has sashes in former 2-light
windows. 3rd bay has sashed windows with, glazing bars, chamfered jambs.
Entrance to 2nd bay has chamfered reveals and half-glazed door. Gable-end
stacks. Small connecting block to west attached to barn, the east elevation of
which has segmental-headed barn entrance, half blocked including ex-situ date-
stone. East return has lean-to outshut. North elevation has outshut under cat-
slide roof with farther C20 outshut, and gabled wing with gable-end stack and to
west elevation has window with small-paned fixed glazing with sashed window with
glazing bars to 1st floor, both set in laced openings made using parts of
mullioned windows. Barn west elevation has segmental-headed barn entrance and
addition to north end which has lateral stack and to north sashed windows with
glazing bars and light next to entrance.


Listing NGR: NY5102521891

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