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Fawcett Mill, House with Adjoining Byre

A Grade II Listed Building in Orton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.452 / 54°27'7"N

Longitude: -2.5619 / 2°33'42"W

OS Eastings: 363667

OS Northings: 506436

OS Grid: NY636064

Mapcode National: GBR BJKY.5V

Mapcode Global: WH93J.MC8C

Entry Name: Fawcett Mill, House with Adjoining Byre

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145429

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74092

Location: Orton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Orton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Orton with Tebay All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

ORTON B6261
NY 60 NW (off East side)

13/73 Fawcett Mill, House
with adjoining byre

GV II

Miller's house with adjoining byre. 1784 date, with initials J. & E.R., on door
lintel; byre of 2 separate builds, added at later date. Coursed, squared rubble
with quoins. Graduated slate roof. All 2 storeys. 3-bay house has gabled
porch with side benches and plank inner door; mullioned 3-light window to left
and 2-light window to right on each floor. Drip course over ground floor
windows. Stone end chimneys. Byre adjoining to left, built into bank, 3 bays
overall with main entrance to return and loft access to rear. House interior:
Stone-flagged floors, original doors (both panelled and planked). 2 cast-iron
ranges: Kitchen range, with crane (by Victoria Foundry of Penrith), in large
corniced, bracketed fireplace; scullery range incorporates set-pot. Fine
Gothick style cast-iron fireplace to 1st floor over kitchen.


Listing NGR: NY6366706436

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