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The Larch Tree ye Priory Shoppe

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Allithwaite, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.201 / 54°12'3"N

Longitude: -2.953 / 2°57'10"W

OS Eastings: 337929

OS Northings: 478780

OS Grid: SD379787

Mapcode National: GBR 7MTV.HT

Mapcode Global: WH83C.MN0T

Entry Name: The Larch Tree ye Priory Shoppe

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1100342

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77010

Location: Lower Allithwaite, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lower Allithwaite

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Cartmel St Mary and St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 3778
(North side) Cartmel
8/96 The Larch Tree and
25.3.70 Ye Priory Shoppe
2 houses with shops. Probably C17 with later additions. Roughcast stone with
slate roof, hipped to right return. 3 storeys, 5 bays, the last 2 bays forming
Ye Priory Shoppe. The Larch Tree has plate glass windows to ground floor; 1st
floor has windows with triple elliptical-headed sashes; similar paired sashes to
2nd floor. Entrance has chamfered stone opening with half-glazed door.
2-storeyed projecting gabled wing to left is probably C19 with limestone quoins
and windows with small-paned casements to return. To left return a lean-to bay
with 2 single-storeyed gabled bays, the 1st projecting to street with triple
sash. Gable-end stacks and cross-axial stack. Ye Priory Shoppe has large
projecting shop window and entrance, with casement window to left. 1st floor
sashed windows with horns; 2nd floor has sashed windows with glazing bars.
Right return of 2 bays, the 2nd bay recessed. Recessed bay has sashed windows
and lean-to porch; large lateral stack with round shafts. Rear of Larch Tree
has 3-light single-chamfered-mullioned windows, one to ground floor; 2 to 1st
floor, with blocked light to right. History uncertain but possibly incorporates
medieval foundations of Priory buildings.

Listing NGR: SD3792678780

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