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Fleece Inn and Yard Entrance

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3275 / 54°19'38"N

Longitude: -2.7477 / 2°44'51"W

OS Eastings: 351472

OS Northings: 492692

OS Grid: SD514926

Mapcode National: GBR 9L7D.YH

Mapcode Global: WH82W.RHSB

Entry Name: Fleece Inn and Yard Entrance

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Last Amended: 30 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75390

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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Listing Text

SD 5192 NW KENDAL HIGHGATE
(West side)

7/49 Fleece Inn & Yard
24-4-51 entrance (formerly listed as
14-4-69 Ye Olde Fleece Inn and Yard
G.V. entrance) )
II
Public House. Probably late C17/early C18. Previous list gives 1654 date; this
date appears on panel in property adjoining to south which temporarily formed
part of the Inn c1723. Later alterations. Timber-framed with jettied upper
floors; wet-dashed. Dentilled eaves cornice. Graduated slate roof. 3 storeys,
2 bays. Passage through to rear on left with upper storeys carried across on
wooden beams. C20 part-glazed double door to south return with wood-mullioned
and transomed casement in squint to left and C18 sash above. East elevation has
5 wooden Tuscan columns (c1850 replacements of original posts) carrying
bressummer. 5-light ground floor casement and two 3-light casements to each
upper floor are C20 insertions out of keeping with the building's original
character. Interior extensively remodelled in early 1980s.


Listing NGR: SD5147292692

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

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