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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1213044
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72047
Location: Wigton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7
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
NY 25630 WIGTON SOUTH END
(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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