button to main menu   Old Cumbria Gazetteer
place:- barn, Farleton
locality:- Farleton House
locality:- Farleton
parish Beetham parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
barn
coordinates:- SD53488101
10Km square:- SD58
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square SD5381

photograph

barn, Farleton -- Farleton House -- Farleton -- Beetham -- Cumbria / -- 16.8.2013

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
BANK BARN APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH OF FARLETON HOUSE / / / BEETHAM / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76593 / SD5348681017
courtesy of English Heritage
Bank barn with threshing floor over shippons. Probably C18 with early C19 additions to East and West and small extension to North. Central part mixed rubble brought to courses; remainder roughly-squared coursed limestone with 3 levels of protruding through stones; graduated greenslate roof; stone ridge. L-shaped plan with extension to North. South side has 10 doors, mostly boarded, and one window to ground floor; most openings with roughly-cut monolithic limestone lintels. 2 winnowing doors and loading door,all with segmental heads and roughly cut voussoirs,above; blocked waggon door with segmental head with voussoirs in extension at right-angles to west end. North side has 2 boarded waggon doors with ramped approaches, scattered fenestration; all openings with segmental-arched heads with stone voussoirs except Eastern waggon door which has heavy timber lintel. Later off-centre gabled extension at right-angles has brick dove-holes, flanked by small round-headed windows,with cut stone voussoirs,in gable; hipped extension to west end. East gable has blocked round-headed opening with keyed owl-hole above. Quoins, stone copings and kneelers and ball finials to gables. Interior could not be inspected. Landscape value. Lean-to extension to East of North side,with corrugated roof, not of interest.
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD53488101
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large barn, Farleton -- Farleton House -- Farleton -- Beetham -- Cumbria / -- Gable end. -- 16.8.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large barn, Farleton -- Farleton House -- Farleton -- Beetham -- Cumbria / -- Detail in gable end. -- 16.8.2013

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

button to lakes menu  Lakes Guides menu.