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Numbers 26 and 28 with Entrance to Yard 24

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3273 / 54°19'38"N

Longitude: -2.7477 / 2°44'51"W

OS Eastings: 351470

OS Northings: 492671

OS Grid: SD514926

Mapcode National: GBR 9L7D.XK

Mapcode Global: WH82W.RHRG

Plus Code: 9C6V87G2+WW

Entry Name: Numbers 26 and 28 with Entrance to Yard 24

Listing Date: 14 April 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75392

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 Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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(West side)

7/51 Nos 26 & 28 with
entrance to Yard 24

G.V. II*

Shop. C17 (possibly late C16) with later additions and alterations.
Timber-framed. Wet-dashed. Graduated slate roof has stone chimney to south
end. 2 gabled dormers, above the eaves, have tile-hung sides, decorative
barge-boards, and finials. Moulded cast-iron gutter. 2 storeys with cellars;
3 bays. Present shop front c1828 (by Websters?); corniced wooden surround with
fluted and reeded pilasters. 3 arcaded bay windows alternate with 2, recessed,
part-glazed doors; cellar windows below central and left-hand windows. Yard
entrance on right. 3 canted bay windows to 1st floor. 2-light dormer windows
and multi-light 1st floor windows are wood-mullioned and transomed, with square
leaded panes (lst floor centre has 3 heraldic stained-glass panels inset).
Interior: 2 original framed doors; closed string stair with turned balusters
probably reconstructed.

Listing NGR: SD5147092671

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