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Barn 30 Metres North East of Swarth Gill House

A Grade II Listed Building in Garsdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.307 / 54°18'25"N

Longitude: -2.4211 / 2°25'16"W

OS Eastings: 372694

OS Northings: 490237

OS Grid: SD726902

Mapcode National: GBR CLJM.MT

Mapcode Global: WH94C.S08H

Plus Code: 9C6V8H4H+RG

Entry Name: Barn 30 Metres North East of Swarth Gill House

Listing Date: 14 September 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484484

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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162-1/7/259 (North side)
14/09/90 Barn 30m north-east of Swarth Gill


Threshing barn with hay loft and shippon. Early C18 with early
C19 extensions. Roughly coursed sandstone rubble, the later
portion more regularly coursed and watershot, with
through-stones; stone slate roofs. East-west axis, facing
south, with the later portion added to the west end, and
lean-to additions to the rear. The main range has a large
wagon doorway to the 2nd bay, with a weathered lintel, (and a
smaller wagon doorway opposed to it in the rear wall, now
blocked); a doorway to the left, and 2 slit breathers above
this. This side of the addition to the left has similar slit
breathers; the gable wall has a doorway with a huge
semicircular lintel (perhaps a former millstone). Later
additions to rear have lean-to and catslide roofs
respectively. INTERIOR: older portion has trenched purlin
roof, later portion has queen-strut roof. Forms group with
Swarth Gill house (qv).

Listing NGR: SD7269490237

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