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Reading Room, Adjoining West End of Ivy House

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston Moor, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.788 / 54°47'16"N

Longitude: -2.3414 / 2°20'28"W

OS Eastings: 378144

OS Northings: 543736

OS Grid: NY781437

Mapcode National: GBR DF22.WD

Mapcode Global: WH91X.0XB9

Plus Code: 9C6VQMQ5+6C

Entry Name: Reading Room, Adjoining West End of Ivy House

Listing Date: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144971

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73135

Location: Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, CA9

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Alston Moor

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Alston Moor

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Reading room, adjoining west end of Ivy House



Reading room built by London Lead Company in 1855 and enlarged in 1859.
Coursed, squared rubble with curved south-west corner. Graduated stone flag
roof has stone coping and corniced chimney to west end. Single storey. Plank
door under outshut porch on north side; south and west sides each have 2 sashes
with glazing bars in stone surrounds. Panel above windows on west side

Listing NGR: NY7814443736

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