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Town View

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3322 / 54°19'55"N

Longitude: -2.7514 / 2°45'4"W

OS Eastings: 351236

OS Northings: 493216

OS Grid: SD512932

Mapcode National: GBR 9L7B.4T

Mapcode Global: WH82W.QC0Q

Entry Name: Town View

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1158075

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75522

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 Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 5193 SW,
4/177

KENDAL,
WINDERMERE ROAD (South Side),
Nos 1-4 (consec),
Town View

24.04.51

II

House, now subdivided. 1831 by John Richardson for William Wilson; damaged by
fire in 1847. Later additions and alterations. Limestone blocks; quoins and
1st-floor sill band to nos. 1 and 3; plinth, corner pilasters, and eaves band to
no 2. Moulded cast-iron gutter on dentils to nos. 2 and 3. Graduated slate roofs
(hipped to nos. 1 and 3); stone end chimneys. Two storeys with cellars, originally
nine bays (3:3:3), now divided up but presenting three separate symmetrical front elevations: No 1 has French window to either side of window (originally door) in semicircular-headed stone surround; no. 2 has sash in recessed, segment-headed, surround to either side of panelled door with decorative fanlight; no 3 has sash to either
side of panelled door and semicircular fanlight in stone surround. Sashes to
upper floors. Entrance to no 4 on South return: Panelled door in semicircular-headed stone surround with small casement above.


Listing NGR: SD5123693216

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