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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Aikton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9034 / 54°54'12"N

Longitude: -3.1851 / 3°11'6"W

OS Eastings: 324104

OS Northings: 557165

OS Grid: NY241571

Mapcode National: GBR 6C6R.71

Mapcode Global: WH6YV.10KS

Plus Code: 9C6RWR37+9X

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144656

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71886

Location: Aikton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Aikton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Aikton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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NY 25 NW AIKTON Whitrigglees

5/8 The Cottage


House. Late C17 with C19 alterations and additions. whitewashed clay walls
repaired with sandstone, and sandstone extension. Corrugated iron roof,
originally thatched and Welsh slate roof to right; brick and rendered chimney
stacks. Probably originally a long house; single storey with attic to left and
steeply pitched roof; 2 storeys, 2 bays to right was probably under a common
roof but raised in height in C19. Plank door in painted stone surround, small
attic window above; 2-pane sash window to left in painted stone surround.
Kitchen outshut to right with C20 casement window. Rear: 2-pane and casement
windows in C19 painted stone surrounds. Garage extension to left is not of

Listing NGR: NY2410457165

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