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Farlam Hall Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Farlam, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9329 / 54°55'58"N

Longitude: -2.6724 / 2°40'20"W

OS Eastings: 357013

OS Northings: 560009

OS Grid: NY570600

Mapcode National: GBR 9CSD.7H

Mapcode Global: WH800.X8MQ

Entry Name: Farlam Hall Cottage

Listing Date: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335566

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78029

Location: Farlam, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Farlam

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Farlam St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


2/38 Farlam Hall Cottage
(Nos 5 & 6)


2 houses, formerly one bastle house. Probably late C16 with mid C19
alterations. Thick calciferous sandstone walls, Welsh slate roof, yellow brick
chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 2 bays each. No 6 left, has single-storey, 2-bay
lean-to extension at front, of hammer-dressed calciferous sandstone and Welsh
slate roof; plank door in wooden surround; 2-light wooden casement. No 5 has
central plank door with Cl9 rusticated surround; ground floor sash windows with
glazing bars have similar surrounds; gabled dormers above. At division between
houses is earlier filled ground floor entrance. Entrance in end wall right, now
filled, had chamfered surround similar to one at Denton Foot bastle house
nearby, which is dated 1594. See RCHM, Shielings & Bastles, 1970, p77.

Listing NGR: NY5701360009

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