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Jessamine Cottage and the Old Loft

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkshead, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3796 / 54°22'46"N

Longitude: -3.0208 / 3°1'15"W

OS Eastings: 333791

OS Northings: 498715

OS Grid: SD337987

Mapcode National: GBR 7KBS.SS

Mapcode Global: WH82K.K5QV

Entry Name: Jessamine Cottage and the Old Loft

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Last Amended: 22 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76829

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

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Listing Text

HAWKSHEAD B5285 (South side)
SD 39 NW
Hawkshead Hill
5/123 Jessamine Cottage and
25.3.70 The Old Loft
(formerly listed as
Hawkshead Hill Post
Office & building
adjoining on west)


2 houses. Possibly C17 or C18. Roughcast stone with slate roofs. 2 storeys,
7 bays, 5th bay recessed and gabled; 6th and 7th bays recessed. Most windows
have casements; 1st bay has sashed windows with vertical glazing bars and horns,
that to 1st floor has gablet. 5th bay has 2 ground floor windows with timber
lintels and dripcourses; that to left has 2-light wooden chamfered-mullioned
window with reused lintel. Entrance between 2nd and 3rd bays, has slate slab
porch and wide-board door; entrance to 5th bay has stable type door.
Cross-axial stacks. 1st 3 bays form Jessamine Cottage. Included for group

Listing NGR: SD3379898803

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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