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Town Head Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Tebay, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4401 / 54°26'24"N

Longitude: -2.591 / 2°35'27"W

OS Eastings: 361763

OS Northings: 505130

OS Grid: NY617051

Mapcode National: GBR BKB3.V3

Mapcode Global: WH93J.5NFH

Entry Name: Town Head Farmhouse and Adjoining Barn

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326773

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74200

Location: Tebay, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Tebay

Built-Up Area: Tebay

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

NY 60 NW,1

Town Head farmhouse & adjoining barn


Farmhouse and barn. 2 builds: House dated 1705, with initials G. P. & E. P., on
(reset?) lintel to porch; house extended and barn added later in C18. Later
additions and alterations. Coursed rubble with quoins; farmyard elevation
pebble-dashed, other elevation colour-washed. Graduated slate roofs.
2 storeys, 4 bays overall (3:1). Farmyard elevation was originally rear of
house: Central wing with part-glazed inner door to porch on left and C20
lean-to outbuilding (not of interest) on right; small casements to each floor of
wing on left-hand return. Original house front has C20 casement (in original
surround) with blocked mullioned window, C19 sash, and C19 casement (both with
glazing bars) to left; continuous hoodmould to 2 right-hand bays. Three C20
casements above. Single-bay barn has segment-headed plank wagon door to
farmyard elevation, with outshut to right, and small door to rear. Rendered
mid-chimney; capped, corbelled end chimney to wing. Taller barn and C20
outbuildings adjoining not of interest.

Listing NGR: NY6176305130

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