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Latitude: 54.6643 / 54°39'51"N
Longitude: -2.7523 / 2°45'8"W
OS Eastings: 351572
OS Northings: 530175
OS Grid: NY515301
Mapcode National: GBR 9G6H.YR
Mapcode Global: WH81B.P1L2
Entry Name: The George Hotel
Listing Date: 24 April 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145087
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72825
Location: Penrith, Eden, Cumbria, CA11
Civil Parish: Penrith
Built-Up Area: Penrith
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Penrith St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
5165 DEVONSHIRE STREET
The George Hotel and
Nos 19, 20 and 22
NY 5130 1/76 24.4.51
Various dates, principally early C18 mid C19 and 1924. Red sandstone ashlar.
Prince Charles Edward Stuart stayed here 22 November 1745. Northern part is
the oldest, 3 storeys, centre carriage entry with cornice and curved pediment,
flanked by small shop fronts (Nos 19 and 20), above are 6 sash windows on each
floor in stone architraves, top moulded cornice. Present mid C19 main front to
south of this is 4 storeys, with centre Roman Doric porch with cornice and stone
balustraded balcony, a 2-storeyed canted bay window at each side with stone
mullions, and centre sash in moulded architraves with cornices; triple sashes
on second floor, and 2 semi-circular eyes on top floor. Large portion farther
south added in 1924 is similar style, 3 storeys, centre segmental arch to
market hall, a small shop window (No 22), 5 windows each upper floor (centre
first floor triple sash with pediment).
Listing NGR: NY5158030172
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