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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: 1137114



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

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Kirkbampton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Nov-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 71927

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NY 35 NW KIRKBAMPTON Kirkbampton

7/49 Post Office and adjoining house


Post Office and house, formerly barn, house and byre. Late C17 or early C18 with alterations dated 1804 over entrance. Cement rendered clay walls, house walls raised in height with brick; Welsh slate roofs, brick chimney stacks. Single-storey, 3-bay Post Office, formerly barn; 2-storey, 2-bay house with former single-storey byre to right. C20 shop door in plain painted stone surround with dated lintel, weathered inscription. 2 C20 shop windows to left. Plank door in plain stone surround to left. Rear wall has large cart entrance and clay walls much repaired with brick. Interior has 3 pairs of upper crucks. House was originally single-storey and parts of the clay wall remain as internal wall. 2-pane sash windows. C20 window and plank door in former byre. Interior of byre has one pair of upper crucks. House would have been of cruck construction also before its alteration. Listed with Solway View for G.V.

Listing NGR: NY3071456493

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National Grid Reference: NY 30714 56493


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