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Border Side Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining to West, Over Wyresdale

Description: Border Side Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining to West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 182538

OS Grid Reference: SD5799054388
OS Grid Coordinates: 357990, 454388
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9838, -2.6421

Location: Abbeystead, Lancashire LA2 9BL

Locality: Over Wyresdale
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 9BL

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Listing Text


12/2 Border Side Farmhouse and barn
- adjoininq to west

- II

House, early C19th, with barn having late C17th remains. Sandstone rubble
with house roof of slate and barn roof of stone slate. House double-depth
plan, 2 storeys, 2 bays. Windows have plain stone surrounds and are sashed
with glazing bars except for the left-hand one on the ground floor which
is modern. Gable chimneys. The barn, at the left, is covered by a lean-to
addition. On the north side the house has windows with plain stone
surrounds. Between the two bays is a stair window, with a door to its
left. The barn, to the right, has a wide entrance with plain reveals and
timber lintel to its right. Further left is a blocked mullioned window. At
the far left, adjoining the house, is a doorway with one chamfered jamb
and a shaped lintel inscribed: '1676 IPE'. Inside, blocked openings in the
barn walls suggest that it may be the remains of a C17th house.

Listing NGR: SD5799054388

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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