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Godferhead Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Loweswater, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5802 / 54°34'48"N

Longitude: -3.3228 / 3°19'22"W

OS Eastings: 314599

OS Northings: 521357

OS Grid: NY145213

Mapcode National: GBR 5H7G.FX

Mapcode Global: WH709.X4WL

Entry Name: Godferhead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 March 1967

Last Amended: 5 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72704

Location: Loweswater, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Loweswater

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Loweswater with Buttermere

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

LOWESWATER LOWESWATER
NY 12 SW
13/180 Godferhead Farmhouse
3-3-67 (previously listed as
"Godferhead")
II

Farmhouse. Mid C17 with extension dated and inscribed over doorway RS 1773.
Painted roughcast walls on projecting plinth stones, the extension of painted
roughcast with eaves cornice and V-jointed quoins, all under graduated
greenslate roof with roughcast chimney stacks. Original house is low 2 storeys,
2 bays; extension at right-angles is higher 2 storeys, 3 bays. Original house
has 2- and 3-light ground-floor stone-mullioned windows under continuous hood.
Upper-floor 2-light stone-mullioned windows. Extension has glazed and panelled
door in pilastered surround under open segmental pediment. Sash windows with
glazing bars in painted stone architraves. Right return wall of original house
has plank door in C19 painted stone surround. Contemporary outshut at rear has
small casement windows in original plain reveals. Rear of extension has
round-headed staircase window with radial glazing bars.


Listing NGR: NY1459921357

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