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Latitude: 54.9947 / 54°59'40"N
Longitude: -2.5765 / 2°34'35"W
OS Eastings: 363214
OS Northings: 566830
OS Grid: NY632668
Mapcode National: GBR BBFP.ZB
Mapcode Global: WH90T.DQBC
Entry Name: Orchard House
Listing Date: 1 April 1957
Last Amended: 15 June 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205641
English Heritage Legacy ID: 78179
Location: Waterhead, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8
Civil Parish: Waterhead
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Gilsland St Mary Magdalene
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 66 NW WATERHEAD GILSLAND
27/102 Orchard House, (previously
listed as Orchard House Hotel)
House, formerly hotel. Late C18 with early C19 extensions. Painted coursed rubble
on chamfered plinth with raised V-jointed quoins and string course; hipped graduated
green slate roof with projecting rafters under overhanging eaves. 3 storeys,
5 bays with flanking wings of 2 storeys, 4 bays each. 2 entrances with C20 doors
in moulded stone architraves; shallow gabled porches on Greek Doric columns, formed
from iron rods to give the effect of fluting. Sash windows with glazing bars in
plain painted raised surrounds. Cellar windows in right wing have C20 casement
windows. Visited by Sir Walter Scott in 1797 when it was the Orchard House Inn.
Listing excludes outbuildings.
Listing NGR: NY6321466830
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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