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Spinners Arms

A Grade II Listed Building in Cummersdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8705 / 54°52'13"N

Longitude: -2.9531 / 2°57'11"W

OS Eastings: 338934

OS Northings: 553278

OS Grid: NY389532

Mapcode National: GBR 7DT3.GV

Mapcode Global: WH802.LVZ1

Entry Name: Spinners Arms

Listing Date: 19 June 1973

Last Amended: 22 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77581

Location: Cummersdale, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Cummersdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Carlisle St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

(North Side)
NY 35 SE Spinners Arms
(Formerly listed as
7/1 Spinners Arms Public House)

19.6.73 II

Public house. 1929-30 by Harry Redfern for Carlisle District State Management Scheme.
Vernacular revival. Whitewashed brick walls, with some timber framing to oriel window
and porch: tiled roof and brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Projecting bay
to east has steeply pitched roof which comes down to cover porch entrance to bar.
Below-eaves weatherboard cladding to porch and gable above oriel window. Steeply
pitched roof has gabled and hipped dormer windows, with raised gable to west end.
Recessed round headed brick entrance surround to lounge, with oak plank door, iron
studded. Windows all timber framed casements with squared leaded lights. Decorative
motif above gabled dormer window and moulded brick cornice to chimneys. Illustrated;
John Hunt, A City Under the Influence, 1971, p.38. Name derives from the spinners
at the nearby cotton works, Cummersdale Mill and replaced C19 pub of the same name on
the same site.

Listing NGR: NY3893453278

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