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Office Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Farlam, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9316 / 54°55'53"N

Longitude: -2.6766 / 2°40'35"W

OS Eastings: 356744

OS Northings: 559864

OS Grid: NY567598

Mapcode National: GBR 9CRD.BY

Mapcode Global: WH800.V9MQ

Entry Name: Office Cottage

Listing Date: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78025

Location: Farlam, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Farlam

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Farlam St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


6/34 Office Cottage


House, formerly colliery office. Circa 1836 with mid C19 additions, for Earl of
Carlisle's collieries and the lessee, James Thompson. Hammer-dressed
calciferous sandstone with red sandstone quoins and dressings; hipped Welsh
slate roof, red brick and stone chimney stacks. Single storey, 2 bays with off-
set parallel extension to rear of similar details. Plank door has rusticated
surround with hood mould. Double sash windows with glazing bars have similar
surrounds and hood moulds. Collieries mostly closed by NCB in 1953. Listed
partly for G.V. with nearby Kirkhouse Farmhouse.

Listing NGR: NY5674459864

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

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