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No. 95, STRICKLANDGATE

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3301 / 54°19'48"N

Longitude: -2.7471 / 2°44'49"W

OS Eastings: 351511

OS Northings: 492982

OS Grid: SD515929

Mapcode National: GBR 9L8C.1K

Mapcode Global: WH82W.SF1B

Entry Name: No. 95, STRICKLANDGATE

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75497

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 St George

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 13/03/2017


SD 5192 NE,
8/151

KENDAL,
STRICKLANDGATE (East side),
No. 95

(Formerly listed as the Y.W.C.A.)

24.04.51

G.V.

II

House, now Hostel; dated 1728 on rainwater head. Later additions and
alterations. Wet-dashed rubble with eaves cornice; moulded, cast-iron gutter on
dentils. Graduated slate roof; stone mid and end chimneys. Three storeys, five bays.
Panelled door and rectangular fanlight, with pilastered reveals, to ground floor
left; sashes. Lead downpipe has lead bands, each with griffin in low relief to
either end, fastening it back to wall.

Bonnie Prince Charlie slept here on his advance into England in 1745; he did so again during his retreat, with the pursuing Duke of Cumberland sleeping here on the following night.


Listing NGR: SD5151192982

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

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