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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: 1144490



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

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Workington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 13-Dec-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 72298

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566/6/73 SCHOOSE 13-DEC-85 Granary East of Schoose Farmhouse


Granary and dairy now used as farm store. Circa 1800 for John Christian Curwen. Calciferous sandstone rubble with flush quoins, under hipped graduated greenslate roof. 3 storeys, 9 bays. Right portion has ashlar steps to loft doorways on 2 levels under hoist gablet. Ground-floor segmental-headed doorways blocked to form windows. Upper-floor louvred windows in plain stone surrounds. Left portion has enlarged C20 cart doorway and brick-blocked windows in plain stone surrounds. Vaulted basement to ground floor former dairy. Single storey 1 bay cell to left, of rubble with large quoins, chimney and roof vents. Rear lean-to asbestos shed is not of interest. Forms part of a model farm and listed for G.V. with other farm buildings. Sources: Plan of Schoose Farm from a survey by L Cash, 1807 (Helen Thompson Museum Workington). Wade-Martins, S. 2002 The English Model Farm: Building the agricultural Ideal, 1700-1914. English Heritage

Listing NGR: NY0150228002

Selected Sources

Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 9 Cumbria,

National Grid Reference: NY 01502 28002


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