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BIRKHILL FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED FARMBUILDINGS TO SOUTH

List Entry Summary

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

Name: BIRKHILL FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED FARMBUILDINGS TO SOUTH

List entry Number: 1049105

Location

BIRKHILL FARMHOUSE AND ATTACHED FARMBUILDINGS TO SOUTH

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

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wetheral

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Dec-1990

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 77787

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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

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National Grid Reference: NY4778754008

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