This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SD 59 NW SKELSMERGH A6 (West side)
6/168 Burton House and attached barn and outbuilding
House with outbuilding and barn. Probably C17. Stone rubble with slate roof.
East elevation of 2 storeys and 2 bays, with gable end of barn to south and single-bay outbuilding to north. Dripcourse over ground floor. Windows have casements. Central entrance has gabled porch with rounded angles. 2 squat cross-axial stacks. Outbuilding has entrance and window, with loading door over. South elevation has ramp up to barn entrance with pentice, with gabled wing to west and lower lean-to outshut to east. Interior not inspected but said to have stair with turned balusters and square newels, and dog gate with splat balusters. C17 timber partition and cupboard with door reading: "17 RSI 02".
See R.C.H.M. Inventory: Westmorland (notes).
Listing NGR: SD5283296438
© Mr Kenneth Newton. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Newton, Kenneth
Rights Holder: Newton, Kenneth
Rubble, Slate, Stone, Tudor Oubliette, Elizabethan Unassigned, Stuart Building, Jacobean House, Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Barn, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building
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