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Latitude: 54.8816 / 54°52'53"N
Longitude: -2.9412 / 2°56'28"W
OS Eastings: 339715
OS Northings: 554501
OS Grid: NY397545
Mapcode National: GBR 7CXZ.1W
Mapcode Global: WH802.SKMJ
Entry Name: Holme Head House
Listing Date: 13 November 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197008
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386588
Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2
Electoral Ward/Division: Denton Holme
Built-Up Area: Carlisle
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Carlisle St James
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY3954 HOLME HEAD
671-1/15/179 Holme Head House
(Formerly Listed as:
Manager's house, between Weaving
shed and Bridge Terrace at Holme
Manager's house, now offices. Mid C19 for Ferguson Brothers
factory. English garden wall bond brickwork on chamfered
plinth (all dressings of painted stone) with sill band and
eaves cornice. Hipped overhanging slate roof; under the eaves
at each angle are rows of small mill wheels; original ridge
brick chimney stacks.
2 storeys, 3 bays with 2-bay returns; central entry stair,
double-depth plan. Central panelled door and overlight, up
steps, in pilastered porch. Flanking canted bay windows. Upper
floor sash windows in stone architraves, the bays flanking the
door project slightly for full height. Right return windows in
stone architraves. INTERIOR not inspected.
A plan of the factory complex in 1865 in Cumbria County Record
Office, shows no house in this position, nor is it shown on
the 1865 OS map, but it is on the 1900 OS map.
Listing NGR: NY3971554501
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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