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Latitude: 54.2814 / 54°16'53"N
Longitude: -2.9481 / 2°56'53"W
OS Eastings: 338369
OS Northings: 487720
OS Grid: SD383877
Mapcode National: GBR 7LVY.J0
Mapcode Global: WH82Z.PNB5
Entry Name: Town Head
Listing Date: 23 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1266316
English Heritage Legacy ID: 421909
Location: Staveley-in-Cartmel, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA12
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Staveley-in-Cartmel
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Staveley-in-Cartmel St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD 38 NE
7/99 Town Head
House, part used as antique shop. C18 with early C19 additions. Roughcast
stone with slate roofs. South facade of 2 storeys and 5 bays, the end bays are
recessed and lower with hipped roofs and verandahs. 1st floor sill band, and
top cornice to end bays. Windows are sashed with glazing bars, 5th bay of
ground floor and 1st and 5th bays of 1st floor have tripartite windows. 3-bay
verandahs have unfluted Doric columns with frieze, cornice and parapet.
Gable-end stacks. Left return similar of 3 bays, the 3rd breaking forward with
2-storey bowed bay with triple sashed windows. Right return of 6 bays, the 1st
bay breaking forward, the 6th bay higher. 1st bay has 2-storey bowed bay and
projecting single storey service wing; lean-to porch to 4th bay. Cross-axial
and gable end stacks. Rear has gabled stair wing and stack in roof slope. Site
has historic connections with ferry across Lake Windermere.
Listing NGR: SD3836987720
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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