BROW TOP FARMHOUSE AND ADJOINING BARNS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1157910
Date first listed:
11-Apr-1967
Statutory Address:
BROW TOP FARMHOUSE AND ADJOINING BARNS

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Location

Statutory Address:
BROW TOP FARMHOUSE AND ADJOINING BARNS

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

County:
Cumbria
District:
Allerdale (District Authority)
Parish:
Sebergham
National Grid Reference:
NY 35980 41692

Details

NY 34 SE SEBERGHAM Sebergham

9/175 Brow Top Farmhouse and adjoining barns 11.4.67 (formerly King's Arms Inn, Brow Top)

G.V. II

Farmhouse and adjoining barns; was a public house in C19 and C20. Dated and inscribed over entrance R. MONKHOUSE FABRICA 1730, incorporating part of a C17 house to rear. Painted roughcast walls with eaves cornice and flush quoins on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and kneelers; roughcast chimney stacks. Barns of roughcast walls under sandstone slate roofs. 2 storeys, 5 bays, with lower barns to left in U-shape. Panelled door under radial fanlight in bolection surround with keystone frieze under dated panel. 2-light flat stone-mullioned windows, with rounded arches to each light, to left of entrance. Other ground-floor windows to right have been similar but replaced by sash windows with glazing bars in original surrounds. Upper-floor 2-light flat stone-mullioned windows with glazing bars. Sash window over entrance in bolection surround. Rear has one original C17 window, with stone mullion removed. End wall left shows original roof line of the earlier house. Interior has inglenook with heck partition and carved late C17 firebeam (probably from the earlier house) with underside inscription and date 1730. Barns are partly the same date as the earliest house and entrance nearest house could have been the cross-passage. Through carriage-arch to left. Interior has one pair of upper crucks. Right-angled extension is later, now with C20 windows and openings.

Listing NGR: NY3598041692

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
72483
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 17 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/08583/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Maddison. Source Historic England Archive
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