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Garden House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3358 / 54°20'9"N

Longitude: -2.7314 / 2°43'52"W

OS Eastings: 352542

OS Northings: 493610

OS Grid: SD525936

Mapcode National: GBR 9LC9.GH

Mapcode Global: WH82X.08MX

Plus Code: 9C6V87P9+8F

Entry Name: Garden House

Listing Date: 17 February 1975

Last Amended: 30 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75368

Location: Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9

County: Cumbria

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

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2/26 Garden House
(formerly listed as
17-2-75 Fowl Ing)


House, now Restaurant. Built c1812 for the blind Philosopher John Gough. Later
additions and alterations. Rubble; incised stucco to ground floor, wet-dashed
to 1st. Eaves cornice. Graduated slate roof with 3 skylights; rendered end
chimneys. Symmetrical. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Verandah with tented lead roof
carried on ornate cast- and wrought-iron arcade. Central panelled door and
semicircular, stained-glass, fanlight in corniced wooden surround with panelled
pilasters; tripartite sash to either side. 1st floor sashes in wooden

Listing NGR: SD5254293610

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