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55, Roper Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitehaven, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5471 / 54°32'49"N

Longitude: -3.5898 / 3°35'23"W

OS Eastings: 297259

OS Northings: 518038

OS Grid: NX972180

Mapcode National: GBR 3HCV.MR

Mapcode Global: WH5Z1.TYRZ

Entry Name: 55, Roper Street

Listing Date: 24 October 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429164

Location: Whitehaven, Copeland, Cumbria, CA28

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Whitehaven

Built-Up Area: Whitehaven

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Whitehaven St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

ROPER STREET
NX 9718 SW
6/186 No 55
GV
II
House with shop (derelict at time of inspection, September 1989). Early to mid
C19 but very likely incorporating earlier work (internal inspection not
possible). Rendered sandstone; slate roof. Plan not confirmed. 4 unequal
storeys, that to the 1st floor (containing principal rooms) taller than those
above, the top storey probably storerooms. 3 window range (2 windows to 1st
floor), all windows with raised surrounds; some horned sashes survive, other
openings blocked. Mid C19 shop front with simple pilasters; panelled door in
deep reveals. Access to entry to extreme left. Included for group value; an
internal inspection could reveal features of interest.


Listing NGR: NX9725918038

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

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