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Wansfell Holme

A Grade II Listed Building in Windermere, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4159 / 54°24'57"N

Longitude: -2.9566 / 2°57'23"W

OS Eastings: 338021

OS Northings: 502697

OS Grid: NY380026

Mapcode National: GBR 7KSC.QS

Mapcode Global: WH82D.K8BJ

Plus Code: 9C6VC28V+99

Entry Name: Wansfell Holme

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272007

English Heritage Legacy ID: 451912

Location: Lakes, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA23

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lakes

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Ambleside

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

Wansfell Holme
NY 30 SE 10/50
1836. Stone rubble, 2 storeys. South front has the centre 3 bays of the
ground floor covered by an elaborately ornamented iron and glass sun room
with 5 wide pointed arches. The french windows inside have Gothic traceried
fanlights. The upper 5 windows are in moulded stone architraves. A gabled
wing at each end. Gothic eaves and elaborate cusped bargeboards with finials
on carved corner brackets. Tall octagonal chimneys. Entrance front has
5 similar gables, and a gabled porch with Tudor arched entrance with stepped
label, 3-light windows at sides, and a ribbed vault with carved boss.
Inner door of porch has Gothic cusping. Interior has an early hydraulic

Listing NGR: NY3802102697

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

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