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Temperance Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4714 / 54°28'17"N

Longitude: -2.3479 / 2°20'52"W

OS Eastings: 377548

OS Northings: 508505

OS Grid: NY775085

Mapcode National: GBR DJ1Q.GW

Mapcode Global: WH93F.XW30

Entry Name: Temperance Hall

Listing Date: 21 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73010

Location: Kirkby Stephen, Eden, Cumbria, CA17

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Kirkby Stephen

Built-Up Area: Kirkby Stephen

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Stephen with Mallerstang and Crosby Garrett with Soulby

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

(North Side)

9/53 Temperance Hall


Offices, at right-angles to road. Originally Temperance Hall, dated 1856.
Ashlar front with plinth and rusticated end pilasters; cornice and parapet
above. Graduated slate roof, stone end chimney. Single tall storey, 3 bays
(symmetrical). 3 steps up to central 6-panelled door with rectangular fanlight
and architrave standing on blocks; plain medallion to lintel with foliate scroll
consoles carrying an open segmental pediment. Above is statue of Temperance
supported on bracket within semicircular-headed niche with hoodmould having
keystone and inwardly-turned scrolled labels. To either side is a single tall
window (5 panes and margins) with an architrave having feet supported on a
bracketed sill; plain medallion to lintel with foliate scroll consoles carrying
cornice. Parapet has "Temperance Hall" in large, raised, sans-serif lettering;
large central datestone with scrolled supports tops parapet. Facade is painted.

Listing NGR: NY7754808505

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

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