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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
Entry Name: Hillcrest Hotel
Listing Date: 25 September 1951
Last Amended: 14 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1144989
English Heritage Legacy ID: 73073
Location: Alston Moor, Eden, Cumbria, CA9
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
A686 (east side), ALSTON
(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
Listing NGR: NY7172646387
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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