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Latitude: 54.1867 / 54°11'12"N
Longitude: -2.9812 / 2°58'52"W
OS Eastings: 336070
OS Northings: 477215
OS Grid: SD360772
Mapcode National: GBR 7NM0.DY
Mapcode Global: WH83K.51N7
Plus Code: 9C6V52P9+MG
Entry Name: Dove Cottage mackereth's Cottage
Listing Date: 15 February 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1087142
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77043
Location: Lower Holker, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11
Civil Parish: Lower Holker
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Flookburgh St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
LOWER HOLKER B5278
SD 37 NE
(West side) Holker
5/129 Dove Cottage and
2 houses. Probably before 1797, with later alterations c1840. Roughcast stone
with slate roof. South elevation of 2 storeys, 3 bays, the centre bay gabled.
Windows have small-paned glazing, that to centre bay of ground floor is simple
Venetian window; other ground floor windows and that to centre bay of 1st floor
have plaster label moulds. Gable has recessed panel with relief of cedar tree.
Gable-end stacks. Left return has single storey range to rear, with re-entrant
open timber hipped porch. Right return has gabled single storey range to rear,
with plain re-entrant porch. Rear has similar windows with smaller panes.
Given more picturesque appearance in the 1840s to match the rest of the village.
Listing NGR: SD3607077214
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