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The Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ambleside, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4335 / 54°26'0"N

Longitude: -2.9628 / 2°57'45"W

OS Eastings: 337645

OS Northings: 504661

OS Grid: NY376046

Mapcode National: GBR 7KR5.CG

Mapcode Global: WH826.GTDK

Entry Name: The Old House

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 451903

Location: Lakes, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA22

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lakes

Built-Up Area: Ambleside

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
SMITHY BROW
The Old House
NY 3704 1/42
II GV
2.
Probably early C18. Roughcast over stone rubble, flag roof, 2 low storeys.
A large squat chimney. Centre gabled porch. 2 windows on each floor (one
6-paned, one 12-paned, the others modern casements).
The Golden Rule Hotel, The Old House North View and Nos 1 to 3 (consec)
form a group with North Syke, North Road Nos 1 to 3 (consec), Kirkstone
Foot Cottage, Cottage adjoining and Springwell Cottage, Tom Fold and The
Haven, The Green.


Listing NGR: NY3764504661

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

Description

1.
1291A AMBLESIDE
SMITHY BROW
The Old House
NY 3704 1/42
II GV
2.
Probably early C18. Roughcast over stone rubble, flag roof, 2 low storeys.
A large squat chimney. Centre gabled porch. 2 windows on each floor (one
6-paned, one 12-paned, the others modern casements).
The Golden Rule Hotel, The Old House North View and Nos 1 to 3 (consec)
form a group with North Syke, North Road Nos 1 to 3 (consec), Kirkstone
Foot Cottage, Cottage adjoining and Springwell Cottage, Tom Fold and The
Haven, The Green.


Listing NGR: NY3764504661

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