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Peter House

A Grade II Listed Building in Braithwaite, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6019 / 54°36'6"N

Longitude: -3.1921 / 3°11'31"W

OS Eastings: 323086

OS Northings: 523622

OS Grid: NY230236

Mapcode National: GBR 6H47.Q4

Mapcode Global: WH705.YL3G

Entry Name: Peter House

Listing Date: 8 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327220

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72219

Location: Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Above Derwent

Built-Up Area: Braithwaite

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Thornthwaite cum Braithwaite with Newlands

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:

NY 22 SW ABOVE DERWENT BRAITHWAITE

11/12 Peter House

- II

House. C17 (reputed to date from 1604). Random rubble; stone slab roof.
2-room plan with central cross passage and integral rear outshut containing
stairs and small service room. Outbuilding formerly a bakehouse and
blacksmith's workshop attached to right projects well forward. End stack.
2 storeys. Front: 3-window range; all windows in deep reveals, one (to the
right of the doorway) with Yorkshire sash, the others renewed. Rear outshut
does not extend full length of the house; the stair end is curved. Left-hand
end with door under slated porch with latticework; 2 windows, one enlarged.
End door to outshut. Interior (not inspected) is understood to contain an
integral timber partition to 1st floor level. Ground floor with ceiling beams
and bressummer for former end inglenook. Rear fireplace to right-hand room
largely renewed. Central passage screens may be replaced. The stairs are an
integral stone winder of considerable interest and confirm an early date for
the house.


Listing NGR: NY2308623622

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