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High Barns Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2581 / 54°15'29"N

Longitude: -2.7654 / 2°45'55"W

OS Eastings: 350232

OS Northings: 484987

OS Grid: SD502849

Mapcode National: GBR 9M46.2B

Mapcode Global: WH838.H7BH

Plus Code: 9C6V765M+7R

Entry Name: High Barns Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 November 1952

Last Amended: 19 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76437

Location: Hincaster, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Hincaster

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Heversham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 58 SW,

High Barns Farmhouse

(Formerly listed as High Barns)



Farmhouse. Probably early C18 although C20 plaque above front porch inscribed
1612, later alterations including single-storey extension to left and outshut
added to rear. Roughcast rendered rubble walls; graduated greenslate roof; two
stepped, projecting end chimneys with slate drips and paired round shafts. Three
storeys. three windows: 2-light casements with chamfered stone surrounds, flat
mullion and leaded lights. Central gabled C20 porch: inner door boarded and
studded oak. Outshut to rear has similar door re-hung using original strap
hinges. Interior has oak staircase through full height with closed string,
square newels and turned balusters; C18 fireplace with corbelled head; oak beams
in living room. C18 panelled doors surrounding first floor landing: possibly
brought from elsewhere.

Listing NGR: SD5023284987

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

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