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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: 1138042



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

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Caldbeck

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 03-Jan-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Jan-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 72381

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NY 23 NE CALDBECK Greenrigg

12/73 High Greenrigg House and adjoining barns


Former farmhouse now private house, and barns. Dated 1660 over rear (now internal) door with alterations dated and inscribed over front entrance I & M G 1715; further C20 alterations. Painted render and limestone rubble walls. Rebuilt graduated greenslate roof with rebuilt stone chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays with extension to right of 2 bays, with former barn to left, all under common roof. Further C19 former barn to extreme right. Cross-passage entrance has top-glazed panelled door in chamfered surround with panel-inscribed frieze under cornice. Central C20 door in partly original surround under reused lintel. Sash windows with glazing bars in 1715 surrounds, one incorporating the lintel of a 3-light stone-mullioned window. Small chamfered fire window to left of cross passage and similar window above. Extension has plank door in chamfered surround under Tudor arch. Sash windows with glazing bars in red sandstone surrounds. Barn to left has top-glazed 6-panel door nearest house with loft now sash window with glazing bars. Barn to right has C20 glazed cart entrance and C20 upper-floor windows with similar windows to rear. Interior of house has beamed ceiling. Rear outshut has 2-light stone-mullioned window. Altered outbuilding to rear of house is not of interest but has reused lintel inscribed and dated MT, GW, PG 1673 GH.

Listing NGR: NY2887937612

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National Grid Reference: NY 28879 37612


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