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Tarnsyke Cottage, Over Wyresdale

Description: Tarnsyke Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182585

OS Grid Reference: SD5885855658
OS Grid Coordinates: 358858, 455658
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9953, -2.6290

Location: Higher Syke, Abbeystead, Lancashire LA2 9BS

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

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Listing Text


8/49 Tarnsyke Cottage (formerly listed
2-5-1968 as Tarnbrook Cottage)


House, probably mid-to-late C19th with C17th remains. Sandstone rubble
with roof of slate and stone slate. 2 storeys. Main part of facade of 2
bays, having windows with plain stone surrounds. The left-hand
ground-floor one is sashed, the others modern. The door, between bays, has
a chamfered surround with battlemented lintel. To the right is a window
within a blocked door. Further right is a lower part of the building which
has, on the ground floor, a blocked door and small blocked window, both
with plain reveals. On the 1st floor are 2 small windows with plain
reveals. Chimney on right-hand gable and on left-hand gable of main house.
Rear of main house has 2 bays with rebated and chamfered mullioned
windows, with some re-tooling. They are of 2 lights except for the
left-hand one on the 1st floor which is of 3 lights. Between bays is a
one-light stair window. To the left is a blocked door with plain reveals
and a 1st floor window with cement surround. The lower part, to the left,
has a window and door with plain reveals. On the 1st floor is a window
with plain reveals.

Listing NGR: SD5885855658

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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