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Hill the Old House at the Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedbergh, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3265 / 54°19'35"N

Longitude: -2.5227 / 2°31'21"W

OS Eastings: 366099

OS Northings: 492446

OS Grid: SD660924

Mapcode National: GBR BLTD.MV

Mapcode Global: WH944.6JY3

Entry Name: Hill the Old House at the Hill

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1382830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483216

Location: Sedbergh, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Sedbergh

Built-Up Area: Sedbergh

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Sedbergh, Cautley and Garsdale

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


162-1/17/314 (East side)
14/06/84 The Old House at the Hill
(Formerly Listed as: c JOSS LANE


Small cruck-framed farmhouse, now house. Probably C16, walls recently partly re-built; restored and extended.
Roughly-coursed mixed rubble, steeply-pitched slate roof.
Three-bay plan on east-west axis.
EXTERIOR: now. 1.5 storeys. The south front has a doorway towards the right-hand end, a rectangular wlndow to the right and 3 windows to the left (that in the centre with a plain stone mullion). Roof very steeply pitched to this side. Gable chimney to left. Two small attic windows in left gable.
Recent single-storey extension attached at this end). Rear, 2-storeyed, with stone slate band, recent gabled porch at -right-hand end, very small square breather opening above this,
stair-window in centre {interrupting the slate band) one small square window at ground floor. to left and 2 small inserted windows at lst floor.
INTERIOR: 2 full cruck trusses of large scantling, that at the west (upper) end with tie-beam which has arched undercutting for a former doorway at its north end, the other now lacking a tie-beam, but both with collars and vacant housings and mortices of former purlins with down-braces. Between the 2 trusses is an chamfered lateral beam with stops at both ends, and at the west gable wall a good mid-C18 stone fireplace with corbelled lintel and moulded cornice.

Listing NGR: SD6609992446

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

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