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Quaker Meeting House

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8115 / 54°48'41"N

Longitude: -2.4381 / 2°26'17"W

OS Eastings: 371938

OS Northings: 546381

OS Grid: NY719463

Mapcode National: GBR CDDT.Y0

Mapcode Global: WH91V.JB68

Entry Name: Quaker Meeting House

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73118

Location: Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, CA9

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Alston Moor

Built-Up Area: Alston

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

ALSTON (West side)

24/58 Quaker Meeting House


Meeting House, built at right angles to road, dated 1732. Coursed, squared
rubble on plinth. Graduated stone-flagged roof with stone chimney to east end.
Originally single-storey, 1st floor was added in 1764; originally 4-bay with
mullioned 2-light windows, now 3-bay. Gabled porch has lintel dated 1732, but
porch and single sashes with glazing bars on either side were added after 1848.
Only one 2-light mullioned window has been retained; on 1st floor, it is blocked
and painted in trompe l'oeil fashion.

Listing NGR: NY7193846381

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

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