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Monks Rest

A Grade II Listed Building in Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1834 / 54°11'0"N

Longitude: -2.9185 / 2°55'6"W

OS Eastings: 340153

OS Northings: 476787

OS Grid: SD401767

Mapcode National: GBR 8N12.Y4

Mapcode Global: WH83L.43HS

Entry Name: Monks Rest

Listing Date: 11 August 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269701

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460508

Location: Grange-Over-Sands, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Grange-over-Sands

Built-Up Area: Grange-over-Sands

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Allithwaite St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


705-1/6/3 (West side)
11/08/50 Monk's Rest


House. C17. Pebbledashed rubble with sandstone dressings and
slate roof. 2 storeys; 2-window range. The windows are rebated
and chamfered with mullions, of 5 lights on the ground floor
and 4 on the 1st floor. Above the ground-floor windows there
is a rough drip course. The central doorway has a moulded
surround with an embattled lintel. Above there is a flat
sandstone hood on brackets. Gable chimneys. The right-hand
gable wall contains a 2-light mullioned window, and the rear
wall contains 4 windows of 4 lights.
INTERIOR: the left-hand room has a fireplace with a moulded
surround and an embattled lintel. The incised date, '1546', is
about a century too early for the style of the fireplace. To
the right of the fireplace is a blocked doorway with painted
chamfered surround.

Listing NGR: SD4015376787

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