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6-12, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Carlisle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8959 / 54°53'45"N

Longitude: -2.9404 / 2°56'25"W

OS Eastings: 339787

OS Northings: 556084

OS Grid: NY397560

Mapcode National: GBR 7CXT.6R

Mapcode Global: WH802.T60L

Entry Name: 6-12, Castle Street

Listing Date: 22 February 1973

Last Amended: 11 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386650

Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3

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


671-1/6/68 (West side)
22/02/73 Nos.6-12 (Even)
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.6 AND 8)
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)


2 houses, now 2 shops. Late C18 with later alterations.
Flemish bond brickwork with light headers; eaves cornice and
modillioned gutter on Nos 6 & 8. Slate roofs with C18 and C19
end brick chimney stacks; gabled roof dormer on Nos 6 & 8.
Nos 6 & 8 is 3 storeys, 2 bays. Left C20 door under painted
radial fanlight, in open-pedimented columned doorcase. Right
early C20 shop front of central door with flanking windows
under overall sign board. Sash windows above with glazing bars
in painted stone architraves. Between first- and second-floor
windows can be made out the C19 lettering DYE WORKS.
Nos 10 & 12 at left is 3 storeys, 3 bays. 1970s shop front;
left panelled doors in segmental-headed quoined carriage arch.
Sash windows above, some with glazing bars, in brick reveals
with painted stone sills and flat brick arches.
INTERIOR: Nos 6 & 8: hall arch on fluted pilasters. C20 doors
in original fluted surrounds and internal panelled shutters on
first floor. Full-height plain wooden staircase.
Nos 10 & 12: panelled doors on upper floors; plain wooden
staircase from first to second floor.
No.10 listed 20.9.88.

Listing NGR: NY3978756084

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

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