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Low Scar and Barn Attached to East

A Grade II Listed Building in Garsdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3101 / 54°18'36"N

Longitude: -2.3526 / 2°21'9"W

OS Eastings: 377156

OS Northings: 490559

OS Grid: SD771905

Mapcode National: GBR DL0L.GQ

Mapcode Global: WH946.TXXN

Plus Code: 9C6V8J6W+2X

Entry Name: Low Scar and Barn Attached to East

Listing Date: 16 March 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384038

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484470

Location: Garsdale, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Garsdale

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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162-1/8/245 (North side)
16/03/54 Low Scar and barn attached to east


Farmhouse with attached barn, now house. Dated 1724 on porch;
altered. Coursed rubble with quoins and some through-stones,
the house painted white; stone slate roof. Two-unit
one-and-a-half depth plan on roughly east-west axis facing
south, with barn continued at east end.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and 3 windows, with a stone slate
drip-course over the ground floor, a gabled porch offset right
with a square-headed outer opening, an iron-studded oak inner
door and a re-cut square stone plaque in the gable inscribed
"ID:ID / 1724"; stepped 3-light windows left and right of the
porch and a 2-light fire-window beyond that to the left; two
2-light windows above to the left and another stepped 3-light
window above to the right. Former corbelled chimney at left
gable now replaced with C20 chimney; C20 chimney at junction
with barn to right. The barn continued at the same height has
a doorway to the left (now with a concrete lintel), a former
doorway near the right-hand end now altered as a window, and a
square loading doorway above (now with C20 glazing). Rear:
house has staggered pair of small chamfered 1-light
stair-windows in centre, now flanked by large C20 3-light
casements on each floor; barn has wagon doorway to left now
with glazed screen and door.
INTERIOR: housepart to left and former scullery to its rear
now integrated, former axial beam removed and re-used at this
junction, and former smokehood bressumer also removed and
re-used as axial beam; former panelled partition removed and
parts of beam to which it was attached re-used as lintel of
doorway to staircase and as lintel to cupboard; old board door
to parlour, which is now integrated with former dairy to its
rear; tie-beam of roof truss removed and new one fitted at
higher level.

Listing NGR: SD7715690559

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