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Rydal Mount

A Grade I Listed Building in Lakes, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.4487 / 54°26'55"N

Longitude: -2.9823 / 2°58'56"W

OS Eastings: 336398

OS Northings: 506371

OS Grid: NY363063

Mapcode National: GBR 7KM0.40

Mapcode Global: WH826.5F3W

Entry Name: Rydal Mount

Listing Date: 12 January 1967

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271835

English Heritage Legacy ID: 452838

Location: Lakes, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA22

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lakes

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Rydal St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

1.
1291A RYDAL AND LOUGHRIGG
RYDAL
Rydal Mount
NY 30 NE 9/194 12.1.67.
I GV
2.
C16, C17 and C18. The home of William Wordsworth from 1813 until he died
in 1850, now open to the public. 3 storeys. Colour-washed stone rubble,
slate roof with round chimneys, gabled porch, new windows. Lower wings
are 2 storeys. East block late C16. West wing C17. A cross-wing added
circa 1700 at north end of original block. A mid-cl8 block between the
original house and the west wing.
For group notes see General group description under Rydal.


Listing NGR: NY3639806371

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