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The Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8222 / 54°49'19"N

Longitude: -3.1589 / 3°9'32"W

OS Eastings: 325635

OS Northings: 548097

OS Grid: NY256480

Mapcode National: GBR 6DCP.X5

Mapcode Global: WH6Z7.F2Z2

Plus Code: 9C6RRRCR+VC

Entry Name: The Vicarage

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1213044

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72047

Location: Wigton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Wigton

Built-Up Area: Wigton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Wigton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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(East side) Wigton

14/92 The Vicarage


Vicarage. Late C18 or early C19 with mid C19 alterations and additions.
Painted ashlar, with pilastered quoins, on rusticated plinth. Graduated
greenslate roof; painted ashlar chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays with
extension bay to right under common roof. Top-glazed 4-panel door under glazed
fanlight in Ionic porch. Central window was originally the entrance and was
moved to the right when extension was built. Sash windows with glazing bars.
Extension has tripartite sash windows with glazing bars. End wall has
sculptured Roman stone figure brought from Old Carlisle Roman Fort, see
Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, new
series, xxv, p378. For illustration of building before extension, see Melvyn
Bragg, Speak for England, 1976, p212.

Listing NGR: NY2563548097

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