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Latitude: 54.1841 / 54°11'2"N
Longitude: -2.9816 / 2°58'53"W
OS Eastings: 336038
OS Northings: 476923
OS Grid: SD360769
Mapcode National: GBR 7NM1.9W
Mapcode Global: WH83K.53G7
Entry Name: Numbers 1 and 2 Holker Cottages
Listing Date: 25 March 1970
Last Amended: 15 February 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1100294
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77048
Location: Lower Holker, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11
District: South Lakeland
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
LOWER HOLKER B5278
(West side) Holker
9/134 Nos. 1 and 2 Holker
25.3.70 Cottages (formerly
listed as Holker
Cottages with Nos.
3 and 4)
2 houses. Lintel reads: "G A/1680" with later alterations. Roughcast stone
with slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays. Double-chamfered-mullioned windows with
plaster label moulds; ground floor has 3-light windows, 3rd bay with small
casement fire window to right. 1st floor has cross-mullion windows. Entrance
to 2nd bay has dated embattled lintel, 6-fielded-panel door and open timber
gabled porch. 4th bay has entrance with hipped porch in re-entrant angle formed
by projection of Nos. 3 and 4 (q.v.). Gable-end stack and cross-axial stack.
Rear has lean-to outshut and small-paned window and pivoted casements to 1st
floor. A C17 house apparently given a more picturesque appearance in the 1840s
to match the rest of the village.
Listing NGR: SD3603876923
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