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COVE FARMHOUSE AND ADJOINING BARN AND SMITHY

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.

Name: COVE FARMHOUSE AND ADJOINING BARN AND SMITHY

List entry Number: 1145978

Location

COVE FARMHOUSE AND ADJOINING BARN AND SMITHY, CA11 0LS

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

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Matterdale

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-Jan-1991

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 74566

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NY 42 SW, 6/164

MATTERDALE, WATERMILLOCK, Cove Farmhouse and adjoining barn and Smithy

II

House and outbuildings. Late C17, with C18 alterations and additions; former right return of house has inscription: "1W 1600"; entrance to barn has lintel inscribed: "1752 JW". Roughcast stone with ashlar dressings and slate roof. South-east facade of 2 storeys and 3 bays. Windows have plain surrounds and are sashed with glazing bars, but that to 3rd bay of ground floor is of 3 lights with recessed flat-faced mullions, chamfered inside, and casements. Plain entrance to 2nd bay has studded door. Barn to right has entrance adjoining house with dated keyed lintel; inserted windows and winnowing door; gabled wing to end has ventilation slots. Former smithy attached to left angle and projects forward under gables; entrance and window opening to right return; gable-end stack. Right return has barn entrance in cheeks. Rear has gabled wing formerly separate cottage, and C20 open-fronted shed attached to barn. Interior of barn has infilled barn entrance, upper cruck truss, 3 collar trusses, one strut truss and one triangular truss.

Listing NGR: NY4307223606

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National Grid Reference: NY 43072 23606

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