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Shorthorn Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Holker, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1853 / 54°11'7"N

Longitude: -2.981 / 2°58'51"W

OS Eastings: 336077

OS Northings: 477063

OS Grid: SD360770

Mapcode National: GBR 7NM1.FF

Mapcode Global: WH83K.52Q8

Entry Name: Shorthorn Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77035

Location: Lower Holker, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lower Holker

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Flookburgh St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 37 NE,

LOWER HOLKER, B5278 (East side),
Shorthorn Farmhouse




Farmhouse. Before 1849. Possibly by George Webster. Roughcast stone with
rock-faced stone dressings and slate roof. Two storeys, four bays, the 4th bay
breaks forward under gable. Quoins and decorative bargeboards. Windows have
label moulds to rock-faced lintels and casements of 2 or 3 lights, with iron
glazing bars in octagon and square pattern common to the Holker estate; 2nd bay
of 1st floor has window under gablet, with cross casement. Entrance to 2nd bay
has open timber lean-to porch with gablet. Gable-end stack and cross-axial
stack. Right return of 3 bays has projecting gabled bay; re-entrant hipped
porch to entrance.

Listing NGR: SD3607777063

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

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