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Latitude: 54.4147 / 54°24'52"N
Longitude: -2.9507 / 2°57'2"W
OS Eastings: 338396
OS Northings: 502551
OS Grid: NY383025
Mapcode National: GBR 7KTD.Z7
Mapcode Global: WH82D.N92H
Plus Code: 9C6VC27X+VP
Entry Name: Dove Nest
Listing Date: 15 March 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245154
English Heritage Legacy ID: 451910
Location: Lakes, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA23
Civil Parish: Lakes
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Ambleside
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 30 SE 10/49
1780. Mrs Hemans stayed here for the summer of 1830. Some alterations
in C19. Roughcast, with deeply overhanging eaves, 2 storeys. Front facing
Lake has centre former doorway (now window) with stone architrave and cornice,
2 12-paned sash windows on ground floor and 3 above, and a small sash in
top of gable. A gabled wing to north has 1 sash on each floor. A gabled
wing to south has a pointed arched porch, and 1 sash window on each floor.
Pierced C19 bargeboards on all 3 gables. Interior has an C18 marble fireplace
Listing NGR: NY3839602551
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