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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327220
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72219
Location: Above Derwent, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12
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
The following building shall be added:
NY 22 SW ABOVE DERWENT BRAITHWAITE
11/12 Peter House
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
Listing NGR: NY2308623622
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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