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Calgarth Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Lakes, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3934 / 54°23'36"N

Longitude: -2.9297 / 2°55'46"W

OS Eastings: 339732

OS Northings: 500171

OS Grid: NY397001

Mapcode National: GBR 7KZM.JV

Mapcode Global: WH82D.ZT2S

Entry Name: Calgarth Park

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245505

English Heritage Legacy ID: 452846

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: Windermere (Applethwaite) St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

1.
1291A TROUTBECK
Calgarth Park
NY 30 SE 10/209
II
2.
Home of Richard Watson (1737-1816) Bishop of Llandaff and Whig politician.
House now appears early C19. Entrance front 3 storeys, with centre semi-
circular Tuscan porch with cornice, round-headed doorway and flanking windows,
two other windows on ground floor and three on 1st floor in Tuscan pilastered
architraves with cornices on brackets; 3 6-paned sashes on top floor.
All windows in moulded frames. Main cornice on brackets. 2-storeyed
side wings in symmetrical composition, with 2 similar sash windows on each
floor. Exclude modern extensions at each end. Was used as a hospital,
now empty.


Listing NGR: NY3973200171

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

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