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Solway House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowness, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9484 / 54°56'54"N

Longitude: -3.1873 / 3°11'14"W

OS Eastings: 324052

OS Northings: 562168

OS Grid: NY240621

Mapcode National: GBR 6C56.RY

Mapcode Global: WH6YG.0WJD

Entry Name: Solway House

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71914

Location: Bowness, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Bowness

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bowness-on-Solway St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 26 SW BOWNESS Solway House


2/36 Solway House


G.V. II

Hotel now house. Circa 1830. Painted stucco with V-jointed quoins and moulded
cornice; graduated greenslate roof, ashlar chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 5 bays.
Plank door with painted-over patterned fanlight; prostyle Ionic porch. 2-pane
sash windows in raised painted stone surrounds. Built as an hotel to cater for
the passenger traffic on the nearby Carlisle Canal. Outbuildings to rear are of
no interest.


Listing NGR: NY2405262168

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