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Weavers Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedbergh, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3234 / 54°19'24"N

Longitude: -2.5275 / 2°31'39"W

OS Eastings: 365784

OS Northings: 492113

OS Grid: SD657921

Mapcode National: GBR BLSF.LX

Mapcode Global: WH944.4LNF

Plus Code: 9C6V8FFC+9X

Entry Name: Weavers Yard

Listing Date: 11 August 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484630

Location: Sedbergh, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Sedbergh

Built-Up Area: 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


SD6592SE MAIN STREET, Sedbergh Town
162-1/26/428 (South side (off))
11/08/78 Weavers Yard, Nos.2 and 3


Pair of weavers' cottages, now integrated as dwelling and
office. Probably c1800; recently altered and renovated. Mixed
random rubble with quoins, stone slate roof. Rectangular
2-unit plan on west side of yard.
EXTERIOR: 3 low storeys, 4 windows; doorway in centre of 1st
floor (formerly a pair of doorways, but that on the left now
altered as a window) approached by a large flight of 10 steps
rising along the front wall from the right and terminating on
an extended deck. The ground floor or basement has a doorway
and window left of the steps, and a shallow window to the
right of the top steps, the 1st floor has 2 windows each side
of the doorway (that to the left formerly the 2nd doorway),
and all these openings have sandstone lintels; the 2nd floor
has smaller windows over the 1st and 3rd at 1st floor, and a
blocked former window over the 2nd. All the windows have
altered joinery. Gable chimney to the left. Left gable wall
has a low single-storey outbuilding attached at ground floor
(formerly privies), through-stones on 2 levels above, and 2
small windows to each upper floor.
INTERIOR: not inspected. Forms group with Nos 5 and 7 facing
from the opposite side of the yard (qv).

Listing NGR: SD6578292111

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

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