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Sandes Hospital Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.326 / 54°19'33"N

Longitude: -2.7482 / 2°44'53"W

OS Eastings: 351435

OS Northings: 492522

OS Grid: SD514925

Mapcode National: GBR 9L7F.T1

Mapcode Global: WH82W.RJJH

Entry Name: Sandes Hospital Cottages

Listing Date: 14 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145717

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75399

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

(West side)

7/58 Nos 1-8 (consec.),
Sandes' Hospital
14-4-69 Cottages


Row of Cottages. Initialled and dated in low relief on panel to gable of former
library: T. & K.S. 1659 REBUILT 1852. Coursed rubble with quoins, slobbered;
porches and window surrounds of dressed blocks. Graduated slate roofs with
stone copings and kneelers; rendered mid and end chimneys. Symmetrical. Single
storey, 15 bays overall. 4 cottages set back on either side of taller central
block (former library). 3 bays with 4-centred head to plank door; pointed
window to either side and oculus above, all with hoodmoulds. Cottages are
arranged in pairs, each pair entered by plank door in shallow, gabled, porch;
single, wood-mullioned, 2-light window to either side (some with diamond

Listing NGR: SD5143592522

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

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