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Fox How

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ambleside, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.436 / 54°26'9"N

Longitude: -2.9801 / 2°58'48"W

OS Eastings: 336521

OS Northings: 504950

OS Grid: NY365049

Mapcode National: GBR 7KM4.LL

Mapcode Global: WH826.6R4N

Plus Code: 9C6VC2P9+9W

Entry Name: Fox How

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271870

English Heritage Legacy ID: 452624

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

Fox How
NY 30 SE 10/205
Built in 1834 by Dr Arnold of Rugby for his own occupation. Charlotte
Bronte visited Mrs Arnold here after his death. Was also the holiday home
of Matthew Arnold. Stone rubble with slate roof and round chimneys. 2
storeys. L plan. Wood mullioned and transomed windows with labels. Two
small dormers on roof. A low addition now forms the entrance.

Listing NGR: NY3652104950

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

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