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Gate House (Outward Bound School)

A Grade II Listed Building in Eskdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3903 / 54°23'24"N

Longitude: -3.3204 / 3°19'13"W

OS Eastings: 314357

OS Northings: 500223

OS Grid: NY143002

Mapcode National: GBR 5K7N.YZ

Mapcode Global: WH712.ZX07

Plus Code: 9C6R9MRH+4R

Entry Name: Gate House (Outward Bound School)

Listing Date: 8 September 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086657

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76214

Location: Eskdale, Copeland, Cumbria, CA19

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Eskdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Eskdale St Catherine

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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14/16 Gate House (Outward
Bound School)

8.9.67 II

Large house, now Outward Bound School. Dated 1896 on panel over door; some
rainwater heads dated 1901. By A. Huddart of Whitehaven for James H. Rea
(initials on dated panel). Tower is later addition. Coursed, squared rubble
with sandstone details. Graduated slate roofs have stone ridges, copings, and
kneelers; stone chimneys (some projecting). Asymmetrical plan. Main house 2
storeys with full-height porch and canted bay; 3-storey tower. Sandstone quoins
and string-courses; blocking course to house roof, castellated parapet to
tower. 4-centred outer porch opening; scattered fenestration in chamfered
stone-mullioned surrounds.

Listing NGR: NY1435700223

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