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Latitude: 54.3859 / 54°23'9"N
Longitude: -3.0481 / 3°2'53"W
OS Eastings: 332031
OS Northings: 499440
OS Grid: SD320994
Mapcode National: GBR 7K4Q.WK
Mapcode Global: WH82K.41S0
Entry Name: Tarn Hows Cottage
Listing Date: 22 September 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1335725
English Heritage Legacy ID: 76766
Location: Coniston, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA21
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Coniston
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Coniston and Torver
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD 39 NW
5/60 Tarn Hows Cottage
House with outbuilding and ruins of possibly original house. C17 or early C18,
part possibly older. Stone rubble with roughcast to front and slate roof.
2 storeys, 3-bay house with 2-bay outbuilding to right and single-storey bay to
left. Dripcourses to ground floor windows. Windows are sashed with glazing
bars; 1st bay of ground floor has 2-light wood-mullioned fire window. Large
gabled porch. 1st bay of outbuilding roughcast; garage door with slated lintel;
2nd bay stone with small entrance, slated lintel. Bay to left has entrance.
Cross-axial stack and gable-end stack. Rear has gabled wing with dripcourses;
casement windows and entrance. Ruins to right have low wall to front with
entrance and signs of blocked window. Gable-end of outbuilding shows roof line
of former building, and,has large stone smoke hood with stepped sides and
chamfered timber bressummer. Interior has chamfered beams. Property of The
Listing NGR: SD3203199440
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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