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Farmhouse at Whygill Head (Known As High Whygill) and Adjacent Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Asby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4916 / 54°29'29"N

Longitude: -2.4611 / 2°27'40"W

OS Eastings: 370226

OS Northings: 510791

OS Grid: NY702107

Mapcode National: GBR CJ7H.ZN

Mapcode Global: WH93D.5C9J

Plus Code: 9C6VFGRQ+JG

Entry Name: Farmhouse at Whygill Head (Known As High Whygill) and Adjacent Barn

Listing Date: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326999

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73259

Location: Asby, Eden, Cumbria, CA16

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Asby

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Asby St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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12/20 Farmhouse at Whygill
Head (known as High
Whygill) & adjacent


House, 1774 with later additions. Coursed rubble, pebble-dashed. Graduated
slate roof with brick end chimneys, that to the right corbelled out.
Symmetrical 2-storey 3-bay front. Central porch has segmental canopy carried on
pilasters with vertically-split panelled door; single 3-light stone mullioned
window to either side. 1st floor has single 2-light window to either side of
reset, dated, rainwater head. Wing to rear at north end has a sink set in the
wall to the left of a plank door in such a way that it can be used both
internally and externally. C20 casement to left of plank fuel store door with
single 2-light window and 2 sashes to 1st floor. Wing terminates in small byre
and hay loft of coursed, squared rubble with quoins under a graduated slate
roof. End wall has two C20 double doors with loft access over; above dovecote
openings in gable is a date panel (1879).

Listing NGR: NY7022610791

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