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Hillcrest Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Alston, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8115 / 54°48'41"N

Longitude: -2.4414 / 2°26'29"W

OS Eastings: 371726

OS Northings: 546387

OS Grid: NY717463

Mapcode National: GBR CDDS.7Z

Mapcode Global: WH91V.GBM7

Plus Code: 9C6VRH65+JC

Entry Name: Hillcrest Hotel

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Last Amended: 14 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144989

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73073

Location: Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, CA9

County: Cumbria

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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NY 7146

A686 (east side), ALSTON
Hillcrest Hotel
(formerly listed under Main Street)



Hotel, mid C18 with later alterations. 1775 plan of Alston shows that building
originally had end wings projecting on west side; probably taken down when road
was widened in C19. Central section intact. Ashlar with chamfered plinth.
Blocking to ends, coursed squared rubble with quoins. C20 artificial slate roof
with corniced stone chimneys; stone coping with kneelers to north end. 2
storeys and attic; 8 bays overall. All sashes with attic windows smaller.
Entrance through C20 flat-roofed porch to right-hand bay of central block;
stepped buttress to right. Late C19 canted bay on extreme right has single
pointed window to each side. Single-storey additions to north and south ends
not included.

Listing NGR: NY7172646387

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