BIRKHILL FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED FARMBUILDINGS TO SOUTH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1049105
Date first listed:
10-Dec-1990
Statutory Address:
BIRKHILL FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED FARMBUILDINGS TO SOUTH

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Location

Statutory Address:
BIRKHILL FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED FARMBUILDINGS TO SOUTH

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Cumbria
District:
Carlisle (District Authority)
Parish:
Wetheral
National Grid Reference:
NY4778754008

Details

The following building shall be added:

NY 45 SE WETHERAL GREAT CORBY

9/200 Birkhill Farmhouse and attached farmbuildings to South II

Farmhouse with associated farmbuildings grouped around 3 sides of a farmyard. Mid C18 and later. House mainly of brick in English garden wall bond with sandstone dressings; Welsh slate roof. Farmbuildings brick with some coursed sandstone rubble; green slate and corrugated asbestos roofs. House: 2-unit, central entrance hall plan with stairs to rear (renewed but original position), with lower services (now kitchen) to right. 2 storeys. Front: symmetrical 5-window range; chamfered quoining and plain cornice. All windows in plain surrounds (cornices to ground) and (except for 2 renewed casements) with 8-pane sashes. Central doorway with cyma surround and pulvinated frieze; half-panelled/half-glazed door. A sandstone, slated lean-to at extreme right. Lower services, sandstone, no windows. End stacks, that to left original, with stone coping to left only. Rear: 16-pane sash window to kitchen (upper void not lit); main range with 2 lst floor windows (one with sash) and a small window lighting stairs. Above the doorway (which has a rectangular overlight) is a small plaque in chamfered surround bearing the letters 'P.H.H' (Howard) with a relief lion. Interior: flag floor to kitchen; 1st floor fireplace surround with curved angles. One panelled door; some original floorboards. Stable range attached to S with side purlin roof, slit ventilators, original openings and C20 garage doorway. S. range includes threshing barn (with slit ventilators, originally attached, heightened in C19) with granary attached. A-frame roof with collars and staggered purlins.

Listing NGR: NY4778754008

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
77787
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Aug 2007
Reference: IOE01/15946/23
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