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Moss Farm and Moss Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedbergh, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3214 / 54°19'17"N

Longitude: -2.5086 / 2°30'31"W

OS Eastings: 367012

OS Northings: 491881

OS Grid: SD670918

Mapcode National: GBR BLXG.PN

Mapcode Global: WH944.FMMZ

Plus Code: 9C6V8FCR+HG

Entry Name: Moss Farm and Moss Cottage

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384136

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484568

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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SD6791 HAWES ROAD, Frostrow
162-1/22/337 (North side (off))
14/06/84 Moss Farm and Moss Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Low Moss)


Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Probably early C18; altered in
C19, renovated and altered c1980. Mixed random rubble with
quoins (west gable roughcast), stone slate roof (slate on rear
wing). L-plan formed by a single-depth 2-unit main range on
east-west axis with rear wing to 2nd unit.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and 5 windows; recent lean-to porch offset
right of centre (with doorways in its left and right sides); 2
windows to the left with old sandstone lintels and 2 to the
right with bluestone lintels, all these now 4-pane sashes
(replacing casements), and 5 similar windows at 1st floor with
renewed lintels. Gable chimney to left, square chimney on
wooden corbels at right-hand gable. The right-hand gable wall
has one small window towards the rear at ground floor; the
rear wing, slightly set back, has a doorway abutting the
junction with the main range, chamfered flush mullion windows
of 3 and 2 lights at ground floor, a 2-light casement at 1st
floor, a gable chimney and 2 C20 windows on each floor of the
gable wall.
INTERIOR: the right-hand portion (now known as Moss Farm) has
a good mid-C18 stone fireplace with moulded surround and
corbelled lintel with fan-pattern false keystone; to the left
of this, an altered bread-oven, and to the right a square
spice cupboard with moulded surround and fielded panel door on
butterfly hinges; and at 1st floor the inner side of the gable
chimney with wooden corbels.

Listing NGR: SD6701291881

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