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Empire House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.156 / 54°9'21"N

Longitude: -3.1828 / 3°10'58"W

OS Eastings: 322852

OS Northings: 474002

OS Grid: SD228740

Mapcode National: GBR 6N6C.QY

Mapcode Global: WH72B.2SMS

Entry Name: Empire House

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388527

Location: Dalton Town with Newton, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA15

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Civil Parish: Dalton Town with Newton

Built-Up Area: Dalton-in-Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


SD2274 MARKET STREET, Dalton In Furness
708-1/10/198 (South side)
06/05/76 No.52
Empire House
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Nos.14-32, 36-52, (Even)
50A AND 50B)


House. Mid-late C18. Roughcast stone, graduated slate roof. 2
storeys, 2 windows to 1st floor; added bay on left. Cemented
plinth. 6-panelled door in stone surround under cornice on
shaped brackets; 16-pane sashes to each side on each floor
have projecting sills and moulded architraves. Coursed
limestone end stacks of later date. End bay on left has
square-headed carriage entrance and higher eaves but lower
roof pitch. INTERIOR: 6-panel pine doors; panelled window
shutters. C18 stone fireplace to ground floor left has
architrave, corbels, pulvinated frieze and cornice.

Listing NGR: SD2285274002

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

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