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Quaker Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sockbridge, Cumbria

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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

Plus Code: 9C6VJ6MG+36

Entry Name: Quaker Cottage

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Last Amended: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145985

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74580

ID on this website: 101145985

Location: Sockbridge, Westmorland and Furness, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Town: Eden

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

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This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/02/2017

NY 5026,

Off B5320 (north side),
Quaker Cottage

(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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