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Plane Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Farlam, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9306 / 54°55'49"N

Longitude: -2.6601 / 2°39'36"W

OS Eastings: 357797

OS Northings: 559740

OS Grid: NY577597

Mapcode National: GBR 9CVF.WB

Mapcode Global: WH915.3BKH

Entry Name: Plane Head

Listing Date: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067760

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78023

Location: Farlam, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Farlam

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Farlam St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


6/32 Plane Head


House formerly colliery office 1836-8. Calciferous sandstone with rusticated
quoins, stone chimney stack, hipped Welsh slate roof. Single storey, 2 bays,
with extension bay in similar stonework to right. C20 entrance porch has plank
door. Small wooden casement with glazing bars to left has rusticated surround;
larger triple casement with glazing bars to right and similar window in
extension. Takes its name from the nearby waggonway with inclined plane; office
for the coal staith, formerly on this site.

Listing NGR: NY5779759740

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