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Dove Nest

A Grade II Listed Building in Lakes, Cumbria

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Coordinates

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

Entry Name: Dove Nest

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245154

English Heritage Legacy ID: 451910

Location: Lakes, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA23

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lakes

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Ambleside

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

1.
1291A AMBLESIDE
WINDERMERE ROAD
Dove Nest
NY 30 SE 10/49
II
2.
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
from Elleray.


Listing NGR: NY3839602551

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Description

1.
1291A AMBLESIDE
WINDERMERE ROAD
Dove Nest
NY 30 SE 10/49
II
2.
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
from Elleray.


Listing NGR: NY3839602551

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