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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: 1144627



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

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bowness

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Apr-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 71907

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NY 25 NE BOWNESS Fingland

6/29 High House 11/4/67


Farmhouse. Dated 1742 with inscription Michael Smith over entrance, C19 alterations. English garden wall bond brickwork on chamfered stone plinth with V-jointed quoins. C19 Welsh slate roof with eaves modillions; C19 brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 5 bays, double span. Top-glazed 4-panel door in bolection moulded architrave inscribed and dated frieze, under swan-neck pediment with decorated tympanum. C20 single-pane sash windows in narrow painted stone architraves. Stair window over entrance is larger and has C19 coloured-glass sash. Brickwork of front and sides changes above ground floor and suggests rebuilding of the upper storey in C19, retaining original window surrounds and quoins. Outbuildings are not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY2565857052

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National Grid Reference: NY 25658 57052


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