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Hawkshead Town Hall town Hall Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Hawkshead, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3744 / 54°22'27"N

Longitude: -2.999 / 2°59'56"W

OS Eastings: 335203

OS Northings: 498110

OS Grid: SD352981

Mapcode National: GBR 7KHV.JP

Mapcode Global: WH82K.X92W

Entry Name: Hawkshead Town Hall town Hall Cottage

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121554

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76871

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 3598 SW
(South side)
12/160 Hawkshead Town Hall &
25.3.70 Town Hall Cottage


Town Hall and house. 1790 enlarged 1887. Slate ground floor, roughcast 1st
floor and hipped slate roofs. 2 storeys, 7 bays, the 1st 2 bays recessed and
lower, the last 2 bays break back. Ground floor has elliptical-headed arches
with impost bands, originally open, flat band over. Arches now infilled, with
small-paned glazing, Y-tracery window to 1st bay, entrance to 3rd bay. 1st
floor has sashed windows with glazing bars, those to 2nd to 7th bays are
round-headed in round-headed recesses. 2 datestones recording building and
extension. Left return has 2 round-headed windows and entrance; 1st floor
Venetian window, sashed with glazing bars, most lights blocked. Right return
has lean-to extension and small porch. 2 ventilators to roof ridge. Rear is
set into hill. Central 3 bays form original building. 1st 2 bays form house.

Listing NGR: SD3521298113

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

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