History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

The Old Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkshead, Cumbria

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.3894 / 54°23'21"N

Longitude: -2.9944 / 2°59'39"W

OS Eastings: 335521

OS Northings: 499777

OS Grid: SD355997

Mapcode National: GBR 7KJP.H9

Mapcode Global: WH82C.ZX7X

Plus Code: 9C6V92Q4+Q6

Entry Name: The Old Cottage

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Last Amended: 22 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76832

Location: Hawkshead, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA22

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Hawkshead

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Hawkshead St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Tagged with: Cottage

Find accommodation in


HAWKSHEAD B5286 (East side)
SD 39 NE
6/126 The Old Cottage
(formerly listed as
Rose Cottage)


House. Late C17 or C18. Roughcast stone with slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Ground floor has 3-light wood chamfered-mullion window to 1st bay and window
with small-paned casement to 3rd bay. 1st floor has 3-light wood chamfered
mullioned window to 2nd bay and window with small-paned fixed glazing to 3rd
bay. Gabled open porch to entrance. Gable-end stack. Left return has C20
casements. Right return has sashed windows with glazing bars and horns. Rear
has large C20 wing.

Listing NGR: SD3552199777

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.