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The Ash

A Grade II Listed Building in Bewcastle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 55.0803 / 55°4'49"N

Longitude: -2.7684 / 2°46'6"W

OS Eastings: 351040

OS Northings: 576474

OS Grid: NY510764

Mapcode National: GBR 993P.FN

Mapcode Global: WH7Z6.FKYQ

Entry Name: The Ash

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335618

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78130

Location: Bewcastle, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA6

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Bewcastle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bewcastle St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


9/43 The Ash

1.4.57 II

Farmhouse. Dated 1738 over entrance, for Greenwell family, incorporating
earlier features. Squared and coursed calciferous sandstone rubble on chamfered
plinth with raised V-jointed quoins, string course and plain cornice; rear
extension partly of brick on stone with ashlar quoins; Welsh slate roof with
coped gables and kneelers; one stone end chimney stack, the other rebuilt in
brick. 2 storeys, 5 bays, with T-shaped extension to rear. C20 door in moulded
architrave with segmental moulded pediment incorporating a segmental glazed
fanlight, date in 2 parts on either side. 2-pane sash windows in moulded stone
architraves. Side wall right has 2 small blocked attic windows. Rear wall has
similar blocked window on second floor. Out-shut to right has reused C17
moulded kneeler. Rear extension has C20 glazed porch and C20 windows. Small
square chamfered-surround ground floor window. See, Hudleston & Boumphrey,
Cumberland Families & Heraldry, 1978, p140. Outbuildings excluded from listing.

Listing NGR: NY5104076474

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