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Farlam House Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns

A Grade II Listed Building in Farlam, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9214 / 54°55'17"N

Longitude: -2.6953 / 2°41'43"W

OS Eastings: 355533

OS Northings: 558745

OS Grid: NY555587

Mapcode National: GBR 9CMJ.8L

Mapcode Global: WH800.KKRJ

Entry Name: Farlam House Farmhouse and Adjoining Barns

Listing Date: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335603

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78022

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


6/31 Farlam House Farmhouse
and adjoining barns


Farmhouse and barns. Farmhouse dated 1818 above entrance with C18 and C19 barns
individually dated. Farmhouse has stucco walls, slate roof, stone and C20 brick
chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. 6-panel door has plain painted stone
surround. Sash windows with glazing bars have plain painted surrounds.
Adjoining barns of 2 stories and numerous bays, share common roof line, slightly
lower than house. Entrances face farmyard to rear of house. Barn nearest house
has sandstone rubble walls, plank door in chamfered surround, with lintel dated
1751 and initialled T. (&) M.B. External stone steps to plank loft door.
2-light windows to ground floor, slit vents above. Barn to left has walls of
mixed sandstone rubble, raised in height in C19. Plank door has plain surround,
dated 1748 on lintel with initials T. (&) M.B. Further sandstone barn left has
large round-arched entrance with C20 sliding plank door, dated on keystone 1820
and initials I. (&) M.B. Re-used lintel to door right, has weathered
inscription and date 1703. Projecting cart entrance to left has round arch and
corrugated iron door. Quartz pebbles set into farmyard cobbles nearest house,
form date 1826.

Listing NGR: NY5552158756

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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