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Latitude: 54.1833 / 54°10'59"N
Longitude: -2.975 / 2°58'29"W
OS Eastings: 336466
OS Northings: 476830
OS Grid: SD364768
Mapcode National: GBR 7NN2.Q5
Mapcode Global: WH83K.83LV
Entry Name: Summer House Approximately 95 Metres North West of Cark Hall
Listing Date: 18 May 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100264
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77051
Location: Lower Holker, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Lower Holker
Built-Up Area: Flookburgh
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Flookburgh St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
LOWER HOLKER CARK-IN-CARTMEL
9/137 Summer House approx
18.5.53 95m north-west of
Cark Hall (q.v.)
Summer house. Probably late C17 or early C18. Stone rubble with quoins.
2-storey square structure, for many years roofless. East face has entrance with
lintel, 1st floor has window with moulded reveals and escutcheon with initials:
CR to lintel, originally cross-mullioned. South face has blocked 3-light
single-chamfered-mullioned window with dripstone to ground floor; 1st floor has
window with slightly chamfered reveals and transom, originally cross-mullioned.
North and west faces have 1st floor windows, originally cross-mullioned.
Initials believed to refer to Christopher Rawlinson (1677-1733), a noted
antiquarian, who lived at Cark Hall. See J.C. Dickinson, The Land of Cartmel,
1980, pp76 and 77.
Listing NGR: SD3646676830
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