History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Kentdale Nursing Home

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3285 / 54°19'42"N

Longitude: -2.7392 / 2°44'21"W

OS Eastings: 352026

OS Northings: 492799

OS Grid: SD520927

Mapcode National: GBR 9L9D.S3

Mapcode Global: WH82W.WGTK

Entry Name: Kentdale Nursing Home

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145640

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75516

Location: Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Kendal

Built-Up Area: Kendal

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kendal St George

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

Find accommodation in
Burneside

Listing Text

SD 5292 NW KENDAL THORNY HILLS


9/171 No 8 (Kentdale Nursing home)

24-4-51

G.V. II

House; c1823, probably by Francis and George Webster. Ashlar with corner
pilasters; 1st floor sill and eaves bands. Moulded cast-iron gutter. Hipped,
graduated slate roof with deeply projecting dentilled eaves; corniced stone end
chimneys. Symmetrical; 2 storeys, 3 bays (central one set forward) with
single-storey arch, set back on either side, linking building to neighbouring
properties. Recessed, part-glazed, central door and decorative fanlight up
steps in pedimented architrave; tall tripartite sash in corniced surround to
either side, each fronted by balcony (supported on low cross-walls) with
ornamental iron balustrade. 3 sashes in corniced architraves above, with
consoles to central one. Ornate cast-iron balcony to window on ground floor
south return.


Listing NGR: SD5202692799

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.