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Low Ridding and Former Barn Attached to West End

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedbergh, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3337 / 54°20'1"N

Longitude: -2.488 / 2°29'16"W

OS Eastings: 368362

OS Northings: 493235

OS Grid: SD683932

Mapcode National: GBR CL2B.48

Mapcode Global: WH944.RBDK

Plus Code: 9C6V8GM6+FQ

Entry Name: Low Ridding and Former Barn Attached to West End

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384105

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484537

Location: Sedbergh, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: 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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162-1/6/299 (West side (off))
14/06/84 Low Ridding and former barn attached
to west end
(Formerly Listed as:
Low Ridding, Barn connected to
residence to the west)


Farmhouse, now house, with attached former barn now converted
as separate dwelling. Early C18; altered. Roughly coursed
mixed rubble with quoins, graduated slate roof with stone
riggings. Single-depth 2-unit plan on north-south axis, with
former barn built as receding wing at south end.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic, 5 windows. The ground floor has
a low gabled porch offset left of centre, with a studded board
door, and a Tudor-arched inner doorway with chamfered surround
and a hoodmould (interrupted by the porch); and 2 windows to
the left and 3 to the right, the 2nd much enlarged and altered
but all the others of 2 lights with chamfered flush mullions.
The 1st floor has a small 1-light window to the left and 4
similar 2-light mullioned windows; and at attic level there
are 2 small blocked 1-light windows symmetrically placed
either slate bands and cornices, and that to the left slightly
larger. The gable-end of the former barn has an inserted
2-light mullioned window on each floor.
INTERIOR: 5 chamfered lateral beams at regular 180cm intervals
except the first which is only approx. 130cm from the south
gable wall, and was probably a firehood bressumer; centre beam
(to right of entrance) has rebate for former panelled
partition; south room has built-in C18 cupboard; quarter-turn
stone staircase at rear wall between 3rd and 4th beams;
muntin-and-rail panelled partition at 1st floor, to north of
staircase; stone chimney-corbels project into south room.

Listing NGR: SD6836293235

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