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Clay House Immediately East of Aikhead Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodside, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8328 / 54°49'58"N

Longitude: -3.1902 / 3°11'24"W

OS Eastings: 323642

OS Northings: 549312

OS Grid: NY236493

Mapcode National: GBR 6D5K.3C

Mapcode Global: WH6Z0.ZS0G

Plus Code: 9C6RRRM5+4W

Entry Name: Clay House Immediately East of Aikhead Hall

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327173

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72068

Location: Woodside, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Woodside

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Wigton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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11/113 Clay house
immediately east of
Aikhead Hall


Farmhouse. Mid or late C17. Clay walls on sandstone and cobble plinth.
Sandstone slate roof with brick chimney stack. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Narrow
chamfered-surround fire window to right. Larger original window to left.
Window to extreme left has fallen out. Upper floor small casement windows under
eaves. Cross passage has chamfered-surround doorway and corresponding rear
doorway, still standing to right, although the adjoining barn has been
demolished. Interior has its heck partition and settle with hood and firebeam.
Large C19 cast-iron range with spice cupboard recess to right; similar recess in
front wall was probably a salt cupboard. Beamed ceilings. 2 pairs of upper
crucks in bedrooms. Brick outshut to rear is partly of clay. See Ancient
Monuments Society's Transactions, vol x, pp70-74. Derelict and unoccupied at
time of survey. Listed partly for G.V. with Aikhead Hall.

Listing NGR: NY2364249312

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