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Lowther Outdoor Activities Centre with Barn Adjoining

A Grade II Listed Building in Askham, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6062 / 54°36'22"N

Longitude: -2.7544 / 2°45'15"W

OS Eastings: 351364

OS Northings: 523710

OS Grid: NY513237

Mapcode National: GBR 9H65.GL

Mapcode Global: WH81J.NHK5

Entry Name: Lowther Outdoor Activities Centre with Barn Adjoining

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145279

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74429

Location: Askham, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Askham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Askham with Lowther

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

ASKHAM THE GREEN (north side)
NY 5023
NY 5123
16/31 Lowther Outdoor Activities
Centre with barn adjoining

GV II
Farmhouse with barn and former stable now outdoor activities centre, part
probably originally reading room. Mid C18 with C19 alterations. Painted
rough-cast and incised rendered walls, under graduated green slate roof with
limestone chimney-stacks, partly rebuilt. Barn of limestone rubble, under
graduated green slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays with left 2-bay extension and
2-bay former stables all under common roof. Lower right 3-bay barn. House has
cross-passage doorway with C20 door and overlight in painted stone surround.
C20 casement windows in painted stone surrounds. Left extension has 2 large
sash windows in C19 painted stone surrounds. Former stable has plank door in
painted stone surround and double-plank-door cart entrance. Barn. Projecting
central cart entrance with flanking plank doors in stone surrounds.


Listing NGR: NY5136423710

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