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High Fawes

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedbergh, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3185 / 54°19'6"N

Longitude: -2.4663 / 2°27'58"W

OS Eastings: 369767

OS Northings: 491530

OS Grid: SD697915

Mapcode National: GBR CL6H.VQ

Mapcode Global: WH945.2QV8

Plus Code: 9C6V8G9M+9F

Entry Name: High Fawes

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384130

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484562

Location: Sedbergh, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

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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SD69SE HAWES ROAD, Dowbiggin
162-1/6/335 (North side)
14/06/84 High Fawes
(Formerly Listed as:
Garsdale Foot and attached barn to


Farmhouse, now house. Probably late C17 or early C18; altered,
and refurbished in 1970s. Roughly coursed mixed rubble with
quoins, stone slate roof. L-plan formed by single-depth 2-unit
main range on south-west/north-east axis facing south-east
with a short rear wing to the left half.
EXTERIOR: storeys and now 5 windows but probably formerly 3.
The ground floor has a single-storey gabled porch in the
centre with a square-headed doorway under a large monolith
lintel and a stone slate roof, the left side of which is made
of 2 massive slabs; and 2 formerly 2-light mullioned windows
each side, all with chamfered surrounds and formerly with
recessed chamfered stone mullions (parts of which are lying
loose in the garden) but all now with plastic double glazing.
The 1st floor has one similar window to the left and 2 to the
right, plus 2 small inserted windows with similar glazing (one
at the left end and the other above the left side of the
porch). Gable chimneys, that to the left corbelled. The left
side has a continuous stone slate drip-course over the ground
floor, an inserted square window at ground floor of the gable
wall and a much enlarged oblong window on each floor of the
wing, all with similar plastic glazing. (Continued further to
the rear is the roughcast side-wall of a C19 barn, which is no
longer included in the item.)
INTERIOR: radically modernised.
Formerly listed in error as in Garsdale CP.

Listing NGR: SD6976791530

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