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Latitude: 54.6327 / 54°37'57"N
Longitude: -2.7744 / 2°46'27"W
OS Eastings: 350106
OS Northings: 526667
OS Grid: NY501266
Mapcode National: GBR 9G2W.43
Mapcode Global: WH81B.CT2D
Entry Name: Quaker Cottage
Listing Date: 6 February 1968
Last Amended: 31 January 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145985
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74580
Location: Sockbridge and Tirril, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Sockbridge and Tirril
Built-Up Area: Sockbridge
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Barton St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/02/2017
SOCKBRIDGE AND TIRRIL,
Off B5320 (north side),
(Previously listed as located on the A592)
(formerly listed as Old Meeting House)
Quaker Meeting House now private house. 1731 but dated 1733 over entrance.
Painted roughcast walls, under graduated greenslate roof with painted roughcast
chimney stack. Single storey, three bays. Off-centre gabled stone porch with plain
boarded door in painted stone surround. Sash windows with glazing bars in
painted stone surrounds, the centre window a larger casement; some surrounds
retain their shutter hinge brackets. INTERIOR: has its original panelled
See D. Butler, Quaker Meeting Houses of the Lake Counties (1978),
pp. 90-3, where he says the Meeting House was first used 3 February 1731 and
suggests the porch was added two years later and hence the date over the
entrance. Rear outshut is not of interest.
Listing NGR: NY5010626667
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