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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1157853
English Heritage Legacy ID: 75497
Location: Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9
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
This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 13/03/2017
SD 5192 NE,
STRICKLANDGATE (East side),
(Formerly listed as the Y.W.C.A.)
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
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