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Ring O'bells Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3224 / 54°19'20"N

Longitude: -2.7451 / 2°44'42"W

OS Eastings: 351632

OS Northings: 492120

OS Grid: SD516921

Mapcode National: GBR 9L8G.HB

Mapcode Global: WH82W.SMZ8

Plus Code: 9C6V87C3+WX

Entry Name: Ring O'bells Public House

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145686

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75421

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 Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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(East side)

11/80 Ring 0' Bells
Public House

Public house, at right-angles to road. 1741 for Thomas Barker, church sexton;
later additions and alterations. Coursed rubble; north side rendered, south
side incised stucco. Graduated slate roofs; stone mid and end chimneys. 7 bays
overall; 2 western bays 3-storey (2nd floor added?), rest 2-storey. South
elevation has 2 panelled doors, under canopies, on left and 3 segment-headed
doors (originally to stables) on right; windows are insertions and
replacements. 4 sashes to each floor on north elevation are probably original
(most retain wide glazing bars); 2 segment-headed sashes to 1st floor left
possibly original, rest are insertions. Said to have been built on consecrated
ground; frequented by church wardens and bell-ringers in C18. Interior retains
Victorian details and arrangement with front bar, side room, and larger back
room all supplied from central serving area. Included mainly for its position
in the churchyard group.

Listing NGR: SD5163292120

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