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Lower Castle O'Trim Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining to South, Over Wyresdale

Description: Lower Castle O'Trim Farmhouse and Barn Adjoining to South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182559

OS Grid Reference: SD5280555566
OS Grid Coordinates: 352805, 455566
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9940, -2.7213

Location: Abbeystead, Lancashire LA2 9BB

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

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Listing Text


7/23 Lower Castle O' Trim Farmhouse
2-5-1968 and barn adjoining to south

- II

House, 1711, with barn probably late C18th. Pebbledashed rubble with
slate roof. End baffle-entry plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Windows rebated and
chamfered, formerly with mullions. Bays 2 and 3 have one mullion each
remaining on the 1st floor. The left-hand 1st floor window is of one
light. Inserted doorway, with plain reveals, to left of 3rd bay. Original
doorway, in left-hand bay, has moulded surround with a battlemented lintel
inscribed: 'G[T]M 1711'. Gable chimneys. Inside, the baffle remains,
together with a firehood bressumer and 2 chamfered and stopped axial
beams, and a spice cupboard recess with moulded surround. The barn, to the
right, has exposed rubble walls. The wider shippon end, at the right, has
a recessed wide entrance with plain reveals. To the left is a pitching
hole. At the far left, adjoining the house, is a door with chamfered
surround, with a pitching door over.

Listing NGR: SD5280555566

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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