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Hawkshead Fields House and Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkshead, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3631 / 54°21'47"N

Longitude: -2.9964 / 2°59'47"W

OS Eastings: 335350

OS Northings: 496856

OS Grid: SD353968

Mapcode National: GBR 7KJZ.2Q

Mapcode Global: WH82K.YL9J

Entry Name: Hawkshead Fields House and Cottage

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1120918

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76822

Location: Hawkshead, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA22

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Hawkshead

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Hawkshead St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 39 NE
Hawkshead Fields
House and Cottage


2 houses. Cl7, with late C17 or early C18 wing to rear, late C18 alterations.
Roughcast stone with slate roof. 2 storeys, 4 bays, the 1st 2 bays probably
later. 1st 2 bays have casement windows, 2nd 2 bays have sashed windows with
glazing bars and horns. Entrance to 2nd bay is plain, that between 3rd and 4th
bays has slate sides to gabled porch and part glazed 6-panel door. Cross-axial
stack and gable-end stacks. Right return has slate-slab porch to entrance in
rear wing with casement windows. Rear has large projecting gable-end stack with
off sets and sashed windows with glazing bars and horns and slated lintels,
other windows have casements. Interior has plank and muntin partition with
fielded panels. 2 corbelled fireplaces, one with ovolo moulding. Some
panelling with dado rail, cornice and fielded panels. Stair has turned
balusters and moulded handrail. Property of the National Trust, the gift of
Beatrix Potter.

Listing NGR: SD3535096856

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