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Chestnut Hill House shelley Cottage with Adjoining Stables and Coach House to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Keswick, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.602 / 54°36'7"N

Longitude: -3.1166 / 3°6'59"W

OS Eastings: 327962

OS Northings: 523551

OS Grid: NY279235

Mapcode National: GBR 6HP7.13

Mapcode Global: WH707.3L5D

Entry Name: Chestnut Hill House shelley Cottage with Adjoining Stables and Coach House to North

Listing Date: 2 October 1951

Last Amended: 27 May 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71769

Location: Keswick, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Keswick

Built-Up Area: Keswick

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Keswick St John

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

1. -------------
2.10.51. Chestnut Hill House and
Nos 2 and 2A (formerly
listed as Chestnut Hill).
- Shelley Cottage with
adjoining stables and
coach-house to north
NY 2723 1/8

C18, roughcast over stone, slate roof. 2 storeys, built into the hillside at the
rear. Long irregular plan. 12-paned sash windows with stone sills and lintels.
A 2-storey bay window in middle of garden front (rear). Originally all one house,
where Shelley is said to have spent his honeymoon. Stone rubble stable and coach-house
adjoin on north end, with red sandstone quoins, segmental brick arch to coach entrance,
2 boarded doors to stables, 2 loft doors above, and 2 rows of arrow slits.

Listing NGR: NY2796223551

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

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