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Latitude: 54.662 / 54°39'43"N
Longitude: -3.3795 / 3°22'46"W
OS Eastings: 311113
OS Northings: 530526
OS Grid: NY111305
Mapcode National: GBR 4GVJ.4L
Mapcode Global: WH6ZX.12ZX
Entry Name: The Fitz
Listing Date: 5 September 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145198
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72603
Location: Cockermouth, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13
Civil Parish: Cockermouth
Built-Up Area: Cockermouth
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Cockermouth Area Team
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 13 SW
5/80 The Fitz
House. Early C19 for the Senhouse family. Calciferous sandstone ashlar with
eaves cornice, string course, blocking course and angle pilasters, on squared
plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with ashlar chimney stacks. 2 storeys,
9 bays. Double panelled doors and overlight with side lights, all within fluted
tetrastyle Doric porch. Sash windows with slender glazing bars in stone
architraves; off-centre 2 bays within full-height pilasters. Interior has
panelled shutters to each window. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland
Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, new series, lxiii,pp298-301 and Hudleston
& Boumphrey, Cumberland Families & Heraldry, p299, mentions a weathered date
stone of 1665 with Senhouse coat-of-arms, which seems to be incorporated into
the later structure.
Listing NGR: NY1111330526
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