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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: 1144526



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

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: St. John's Castlerigg and Wythburn

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Aug-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 72180

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13/95 Stone Cottage


Farmhouse, now cottage. Mid or late C17. Whitewashed rubble walls, under graduated greenslate roof with C20 chimney stack. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Plain boarded door under double segmental-arched wooden lintel, within C17 gabled stone porch with side seats and lamp recess. Blocked doorway to right of porch. Fixed casement windows with glazing bars in plain reveals under wooden lintels, that to ground-floor right a smaller firewindow. Slate dripmould over ground-floor window left. Rear has glazed C20 door and sashes, some in original openings and one in what could have been an upper-floor granary doorway. Birthplace in 1817 of the dialect poet John Richardson. Adjoining barn now converted to house called Piper House, the original name for Stone Cottage, is not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY3016021950

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National Grid Reference: NY 30160 21950


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