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Anvil House

A Grade II Listed Building in Askam in Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1895 / 54°11'22"N

Longitude: -3.1945 / 3°11'40"W

OS Eastings: 322151

OS Northings: 477745

OS Grid: SD221777

Mapcode National: GBR 6M4Z.5X

Mapcode Global: WH723.WYZL

Entry Name: Anvil House

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388587

Location: Askam and Ireleth, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA16

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Civil Parish: Askam and Ireleth

Built-Up Area: Askam 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


708-1/1/219 (West side)
06/05/76 Anvil House


House. Early C19 with early C18 rear wing. Pebble-dashed
stone, graduated slate roof. 2 storeys, 3-bay front with lower
wing to rear left. Central part-glazed, 6-panel door in
basket-arched ashlar surround with cornice on shaped brackets.
Flanking sashes with glazing bars in raised surrounds with
projecting sills and wedge lintels. Matching 1st-floor windows
beneath ogee gutter on 4 blocks; end stacks. INTERIOR:
original early C19 staircase with turned newels and curved
pine handrail; panelled window shutters. Large scantling oak
beams to rear wing ceiling. A datestone inscribed 1707, now
over rear gate, is said to come from the house.

Listing NGR: SD2215177745

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