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Woodhow Farmhouse with Attached Byres, Area Walls and Pump

A Grade II Listed Building in Wasdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4261 / 54°25'33"N

Longitude: -3.327 / 3°19'37"W

OS Eastings: 314002

OS Northings: 504214

OS Grid: NY140042

Mapcode National: GBR 5K68.H4

Mapcode Global: WH712.V0WQ

Plus Code: 9C6RCMGF+C5

Entry Name: Woodhow Farmhouse with Attached Byres, Area Walls and Pump

Listing Date: 21 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336047

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76279

Location: Wasdale, Copeland, Cumbria, CA20

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Wasdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Nether Wasdale

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


14/81 Woodhow farmhouse
with attached byres,
area walls, & pump


Farmhouse with byre range adjoining east end and pump set against external
south-east angle of area wall. House dated 1757 on porch head, with initials
W. & D.N.; lead pump head dated 1826, with initials S. & R.E. Later additions
and alterations. House pebble-dashed rubble; byres slobbered, coursed rubble
with quoins. Graduated slate roofs with rendered end chimneys. 2 storeys.
3-bay house has central plank door in porch with monolithic stone cheeks and
moulded head; casement to left with single sash to right and 2 above, all in
stone surrounds. 3-bay byre range has 3 plank doors and 2 small fixed windows
with 2 loft accesses above. Coursed rubble area wall, c2½ high, to front of
house; lead pump (now disconnected) in stone housing built of monolithic slabs
with shaped head.

Listing NGR: NY1400204214

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

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