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23, PORTLAND SQUARE (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Carlisle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8924 / 54°53'32"N

Longitude: -2.9293 / 2°55'45"W

OS Eastings: 340491

OS Northings: 555686

OS Grid: NY404556

Mapcode National: GBR 7CZW.M0

Mapcode Global: WH802.Z989

Entry Name: 23, PORTLAND SQUARE (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 16 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196905

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386835

Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Town: Carlisle

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Carlisle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Carlisle St Cuthbert with St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


671-1/12/239 (West side)
16/12/87 No.23


Includes: No.3 WILFRED STREET.
2 houses, now one office. Late 1860s or early 1870s. Red brick
on chamfered calciferous sandstone plinth (all dressings of
this material), with raised quoins, sill bands and
stone-bracketed metal gutter. Hipped graduated local slate
roof, with gabled dormers; rebuilt ridge and end brick chimney
2 storeys, 3 bays, with 3-bay return on Wilfred Street and
lower 2-storey, 3-bay house, No.3 Wilfred Street. Central
panelled door and fanlight in Venetian Gothic surround with
red sandstone colonnette and heavy bracketed hood. Sash
windows in quoined architraves, that right of door is paired
and those on ground floor with segmental arches. Return wall
has central paired sash windows, otherwise same windows as
facade. No.3 Wilfred Street has central panelled door and
overlight in stone surround with cornice. Sash windows in
quoined architraves. INTERIORS not inspected.
These buildings do not appear on the 1865 OS map.

Listing NGR: NY4050655664

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