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Ken’s Great Barns

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Abbot Lodge Farm

Barns in Cumbria

Carlisle Tithe Barn

Clifton Hall Farm

Shap Abbey

Carlisle Cathedral

The Bank Barns of Cumbria

Townend Bank Barn

Cumbria is a very large county, running from the Scottish Border to the southern edge of the Lake district and from the coast to thee Pennies.

The barnsare mainly stone built, often with gin-cases (to house machinery) and hay-lofts and animal byres. Bank barns are common, with an entrance below for animals and above for carts.