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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.


List entry Number: 1120852



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

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Askham

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Feb-1968

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 74422

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NY 5023 NY 5123 16/24

ASKHAM, Askham Gate and barn adjoining




Farmhouse and barn. Late C18 incorporating a doorway from an earlier house. Painted incised stucco with V-jointed quoins on chamfered plinth. Graduated green slate roof with banded red sandstone chimney-stacks. Barn of mixed sandstone and limestone rubble under Welsh slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays with left rear right-angle 2-storey, single-bay extension; right 2-storey L-shaped barn. Top glazed panelled door up steps in painted stone surround. Sash windows with glazing bars in painted stone surrounds. Extension has panelled door in rusticated surround with keyed lintel. Double sash windows in painted stone surrounds. Right of house and linking it with barn is a short wall with C17 chamfered doorway the lintel inscribed I&EL 1683. Barn has plank doors in stone surrounds and C20 casement windows. Central loft doorway. Left return wall has segmental-arched cart entrance.

Listing NGR: NY5130923631

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National Grid Reference: NY5130923631


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