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Brackenhill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Arthuret, Cumbria

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Latitude: 55.0167 / 55°1'0"N

Longitude: -2.8686 / 2°52'6"W

OS Eastings: 344559

OS Northings: 569470

OS Grid: NY445694

Mapcode National: GBR 8BDF.RG

Mapcode Global: WH7ZJ.X56G

Entry Name: Brackenhill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78084

Location: Arthuret, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Arthuret

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Arthuret St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


23/20 Brackenhill Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C18. Snecked calciferous sandstone ashlar on squared plinth
with raised V-jointed quoins; Welsh slate roof with coped gables and kneelers;
C20 brick and original ashlar chimney stacks. 2½ storeys, 5 bays, with granary
wing at right angles, of similar dimensions with slightly lower roof line.
4-panel door in moulded architrave with pulvinated frieze and moulded cornice.
Sash windows with broad glazing bars in plain raised stone surrounds. Attic
windows are half blocked with stone (originally painted to give the illusion of
a complete window). Wing has similar windows; first floor and attic windows
half blocked with stone. Courtyard walls of wing have external stone steps to
first floor granary door; pulley swing bar above for loading sacks into granary.

Listing NGR: NY4455969470

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

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