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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.

Name: LOW MILL FARMHOUSE AND ADJOINING BARN/BYRES

List entry Number: 1319016

Location

LOW MILL FARMHOUSE AND ADJOINING BARN/BYRES

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaEdenDistrict AuthorityMungrisdale

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Jan-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 73536

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Details

NY 33 SE MUNGRISDALE Low Mill

3/18 Low Mill Farmhouse and adjoining barn/byres

II*

Farmhouse and adjoining barn/byres. Dated and inscribed over rear entrance E.G. M.G. 1611 T.G. (Greenhow family) with C20 alterations. Painted roughcast walls under C20 greenslate roof and brick chimney stack. 2 storeys, 4 bays with single-bay byre to left under common roof; right-angled 2-storey, single-bay extension to rear and right-angled 2-bay barn to rear, forming overall U-shape. Blocked entrance and ground floor chamfered-surround windows with stone mullions removed, all under continuous hoodmould. Upper-floor windows are larger but have chamfered surrounds. C20 door and windows in former byre to left. Rear entrance has Tudor-arched chamfered surround with inscribed frieze under hoodmould. Rear extension has original small chamfered-surround windows. Barn has chamfered-surround entrances and loft and C20 window. Interior of rear door has drawbar tunnel with drawbar stilt used. All interior doorways have chamfered stone surrounds under Tudor arches. Stone-arched inglenook with heck partition. Beamed ceilings. An early house for this area with an unaltered interior.

Listing NGR: NY3683732442

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National Grid Reference: NY 36837 32442

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