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Latitude: 54.0783 / 54°4'41"N
Longitude: -2.8386 / 2°50'18"W
OS Eastings: 345232
OS Northings: 465032
OS Grid: SD452650
Mapcode National: GBR 8PM8.8S
Mapcode Global: WH840.CRKC
Plus Code: 9C6V35H6+8H
Entry Name: Craig Convalescent Home for Children
Listing Date: 6 April 1979
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1207211
English Heritage Legacy ID: 391819
Location: Morecambe, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA4
Civil Parish: Morecambe
Built-Up Area: Morecambe
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Morecambe St Christopher
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
MORECAMBE AND HEYSHAM
SD4565 ELMS ROAD, Bare
939-1/4/3 Craig Convalescent Home for Children
House, now used as childrens' home. c.1840. Sandstone ashlar
with punched finish. Hipped slate roofs. A symmetrical 1:3:1
composition with a plain frieze below oversailing moulded
eaves and with the 3-bay centre block projecting forwards. To
each side are wings which have a window and a glazed door on
the ground floor and a single window above. Windows are
glazing bar sashes. The central porch has pilasters with
incised borders, a cornice, and a blocking course which
carries railings which incorporate a central metal crest.
Chimneys to each side of central block. Interior: stair hall,
to rear of entrance hall, contains dog-leg stair with open
string, stick balusters, and mahogany handrail. The house was
originally known as 'The Parks' and became the Craig Home in
(Crawshaw H N: A Short History of Bare).
Listing NGR: SD4523265032
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