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Taythes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedbergh, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3575 / 54°21'26"N

Longitude: -2.4556 / 2°27'20"W

OS Eastings: 370487

OS Northings: 495868

OS Grid: SD704958

Mapcode National: GBR CL91.5Q

Mapcode Global: WH93Z.7QXV

Plus Code: 9C6V9G4V+XQ

Entry Name: Taythes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484548

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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Listing Text


162-1/3/310 (East side (off))
14/06/84 Taythes Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:


Farmhouse, now dwelling. Probably earlier C18; altered.
Roughly-coursed mixed rubble with quoins, the front painted
white and the left (west) gable wall roughcast and painted;
roof of graduated green slates with stone-slate eaves course
and stone riggings. One-and-a-half depth 2-unit plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 2 windows, almost symmetrical. The ground
floor has an asymmetrically-gabled porch (extended to the
right) with a square-headed doorway under a projected lintel,
a board door, and a ball finial inscribed "1847", a square
12-pane sashed window to the left and a rectangular 9-pane
sash to the right with a floating stone-slate drip-band; the
1st floor has 2 similar 9-pane sashes. (All these sashes with
exposed boxes.) Gable chimneys with stone-slate bands.
Attached to right-hand gable is a restored lean-to peat-house.
Left gable wall has one small 6-pane window near front corner
of ground floor, and some through-stones. Rear wall, of 2 low
storeys, with through-stones on 2 levels and 2 windows on each
floor (9-pane sashes except upper left which is casement), all
renewed. INTERIOR: not inspected.
Forms group with barn approx. 10m west (qv).

Listing NGR: SD7048795868

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

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