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No 54 with Properties to the Rear (Formerly Rudd's Court)

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitehaven, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5471 / 54°32'49"N

Longitude: -3.5897 / 3°35'22"W

OS Eastings: 297264

OS Northings: 518034

OS Grid: NX972180

Mapcode National: GBR 3HCV.MR

Mapcode Global: WH5Z1.TZS0

Entry Name: No 54 with Properties to the Rear (Formerly Rudd's Court)

Listing Date: 29 October 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263925

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429163

Location: Whitehaven, Copeland, Cumbria, CA28

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Town: 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

6/187
No 54 with properties to
the rear (formerly Rudd's
Court)
GV
II
House with shop (derelict at time of inspection, September 1989). Late C17,
largely rebuilt in the late C18. Rendered sandstone; slate roof. Originally
single-cell plan with rear stack and adjacent newel stair. 3 storeys. Front:
tripartite sash window to 1st and 2nd floors, 8:12:8 sashes in reveals. Shop
front largely obscured; recessed entrance to right. To the rear of this build-
ing is Rudd's Court (not accessible at time of inspection); the RCHM describes
them as one and 2-celled cottages of mid to late C18 construction and they form
an important survival of artisans' accommodation ranged behind the principal
street shops and houses. (Reference: RCHM archive this building is discussed in
the RCHM's inventory on Whitehaven, forthcoming 1990.)


Listing NGR: NX9726418034

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