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Latitude: 54.6811 / 54°40'51"N
Longitude: -2.9989 / 2°59'56"W
OS Eastings: 335692
OS Northings: 532236
OS Grid: NY356322
Mapcode National: GBR 7GH9.JR
Mapcode Global: WH810.XL4S
Entry Name: Friends' Meeting House and Adjoining Stables
Listing Date: 11 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1137704
English Heritage Legacy ID: 73545
Location: Mungrisdale, Eden, Cumbria, CA11
Civil Parish: Mungrisdale
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Mungrisdale
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 33 SE MUNGRISDALE Mosedale
3/24 Friends' Meeting
House and adjoining
Friends' Meeting House/tearoom, with adjoining stables. On C17 site, rebuilding
dated over entrance 1702 with C19 inscription FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE; 1970's
extension. Partly rendered mixed limestone and slate rubble, stables with flush
sandstone quoins. Graduated greenslate roofs. Single-storey 3-bay meeting
house with C20 single-bay extension under common roof; C18 right-angled
extension to right and lower stable to left, making overall L-shape. Facade to
road has plank door in chamfered surround. Stable has plank door to right and
small opening to left. Rear of meeting house has 2-light stone-mullioned
windows, with matching window in C20 extension and similar contemporary window
in side wall of the C18 extension. Interior retains much of its original
fitting although used as a tearoom. C18 benches, wooden panelling behind railed
minister's gallery. Roof trusses supported on 2 sandstone columns. Windows
retain chains for pulling up internal shutters from the outside. Meetings were
discontinued in 1913 and it was used as a Church of England chapel from
1936-1970. See David Butler, Quaker Meeting Houses of the Lake Counties, 1978
pp73-76, plans and drawings.
Listing NGR: NY3569232236
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