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Park View Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Holker, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1863 / 54°11'10"N

Longitude: -2.9814 / 2°58'52"W

OS Eastings: 336055

OS Northings: 477175

OS Grid: SD360771

Mapcode National: GBR 7NM1.B2

Mapcode Global: WH83K.51KH

Entry Name: Park View Cottages

Listing Date: 15 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100282

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77044

Location: Lower Holker, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

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

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Listing Text

SD 37 NE
(West side) Holker
5/130 Park View Cottages
Stables, now cottages. Probably before 1797, converted to houses in C19.
Roughcast imitating dressed stone, slate roof. East elevation of 2 storeys,
7 bays, the central bay breaking forward under gable. Windows have 2-light
casements with iron glazing bars in octagon and square pattern common to the
Holker estate, but 2 windows to ground floor of 4th bay are plain glazed. Most
windows to ground floor are segmental headed. 1st floor has cross casements to
central bay and 2nd and 6th bays, the 2 latter under gablets. Entrance to 2nd
and 4th bays have board doors with ornamental hinges and lean-to open porches
with hexagonal slate roofs and latticework sides. Rear similar, with 2-bay
hipped projection. Given a more picturesque appearance, probably in the mid
C19, to match the rest of the village.

Listing NGR: SD3605577175

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

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