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Nether Hoff Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Colby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5745 / 54°34'28"N

Longitude: -2.5159 / 2°30'57"W

OS Eastings: 366746

OS Northings: 520043

OS Grid: NY667200

Mapcode National: GBR BHWJ.3Y

Mapcode Global: WH92Z.B86Y

Plus Code: 9C6VHFFM+RJ

Entry Name: Nether Hoff Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327000

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73265

Location: Colby, Eden, Cumbria, CA16

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Colby

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Appleby St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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6/27 Nether Hoff farmhouse

Previously listed in Colby Parish.
Farmhouse; 1683 with later alterations. Coursed, squared rubble with quoins and
plinth; rendered to sides and rear. Graduated slate roof with stair outshut to
rear; 3 corniced stone chimneys to ridge (to ends and right of centre).
2-storey, 4-bay front. To left of centre, panelled door in architrave has
triangular initialled and dated panel above (G. & I.B. 1683). 4 mullioned
windows to each floor, all 3-light except that to right of door (4-light); sills
of contemporary single-light attic windows are incorporated in centre of lintels
to 1st floor windows (except that above door). Part of original moulded cornice
survives above inserted door on west side (return along south wall hidden by
lean-to addition). Small window in chamfered surround to left of door and 2 Cl9
sashes to 1st floor. 2-light mullioned window in chamfered surround (with
hoodmould) to attic; of 3 similar windows to rear (with cornices) ground floor
right and 1st floor have lost their mullions. Other windows Cl9 (some in
chamfered stone surrounds). Internally, 3-flight dog-leg stair has square,
corniced, newels with ball finials; closed string with stout, turned, balusters
and square moulded handrail. Original panelled cupboard to right in
stair-well. 4 upper cruck pairs rest on wall plate at level of lintels to 1st
floor windows.

Listing NGR: NY6674620043

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