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Bowness Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn/Byres

A Grade II Listed Building in Bassenthwaite, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6505 / 54°39'1"N

Longitude: -3.2038 / 3°12'13"W

OS Eastings: 322423

OS Northings: 529045

OS Grid: NY224290

Mapcode National: GBR 6G2N.5P

Mapcode Global: WH6ZZ.RCKP

Plus Code: 9C6RMQ2W+6F

Entry Name: Bowness Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn/Byres

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327179

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72099

Location: Bassenthwaite, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Bassenthwaite

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Binsey Team

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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7/15 Bowness Farmhouse and
adjoining barn/byres


Farmhouse and barn/byres. Dated and inscribed on reused lintel from house, now
in byre, I. & A.P. 1689; with early C19 alterations. Painted roughcast walls
under graduated greenslate roof with roughcast chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3
bays with T-shaped barn/byre to left. Top-glazed 6-panel door and sash windows
with glazing bars all in C19 painted stone surrounds. Barn nearest house has
round-headed passage entrance. Sliding plank door and louvred-vent window, with
loft opening above and triangular vents. Byres at right-angles with steeply
pitched roof. 2 segmental-arched openings with small windows above. Wall to
rear has ground-floor doorways and upper-floor openings. Lean-to extension
against gable wall is of no interest and covers entrance with reused lintel.

Listing NGR: NY2242329045

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