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Low Scarside and Barn Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Bampton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5598 / 54°33'35"N

Longitude: -2.7195 / 2°43'10"W

OS Eastings: 353571

OS Northings: 518524

OS Grid: NY535185

Mapcode National: GBR 9HGQ.16

Mapcode Global: WH81R.6N87

Entry Name: Low Scarside and Barn Adjoining

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337699

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74492

Location: Bampton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Bampton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bampton St Patrick

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 51 NW
12/91 Low Scarside and barn

- II
Farmhouse and barn. Dated and inscribed over entrance RS 1674 (Richard
Simpson). Barn inscribed over loft doorway: "I DID MAKE THIS LABOUR IN THE
YEARE 1677 RICHARD SIMPSON", with late C18 alterations. Partly rendered
limestone rubble walls on square plinth, under graduated greenslate roof with
stone chimney stack. 2 storeys, 3 bays with rear single-storey, single-bay
extension (now without roof) and left right-angle 3-bay barn, forming overall
T-shape. Off-centre gabled stone porch with internal stone seats and shelves.
Internal plank in a C17 chamfered stone surround, the lintel reset in porch
surround. 2- and 3-light windows with mullions removed and a right ground floor
fire window (one in similar position on rear), ground floor continuous
dripstones over windows. Barn has left segmental arched cart entrance. Central
C17 chamfered surround doorways, loft doorway and slit vents. Right doorway and
loft doorway are in a late C18 single-bay extension under common roof. Interior
of house has inglenook with firebeam and C19 panelled door on C17 recessed spice
cupboard. Beamed ceiling. See RCHM, Westmorland, 1936, p30. Derelict and
unoccupied at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NY5357118524

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