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Allan Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Ambleside, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.4602 / 54°27'36"N

Longitude: -3.0297 / 3°1'46"W

OS Eastings: 333346

OS Northings: 507691

OS Grid: NY333076

Mapcode National: GBR 7J8V.WX

Mapcode Global: WH825.F5J2

Plus Code: 9C6RFX6C+34

Entry Name: Allan Bank

Listing Date: 15 March 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1272018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 451927

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: Grasmere St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 26/08/2011

NY 3() NW 7/66
NY 3307 18/66

Allan Bank

(Formerly listed as Allen Bank)


Built 1805, the Wordsworths rented it and lived here 1808-11, and were
visited by de Quincey, S T Coleridge and Sara Hutchinson. The house was
altered by the next owner circa 1834. Scored stucco, slate roof, 2 storeys
of low proportions. Entrance front has gabled porch, a centre gabled portion
with 2 sash windows on each floor with moulded labels, and side wings each
having 2 sashes on each floor (except the left hand one which has a porch).
Windows renewed with fewer glazing bars.

Listing NGR: NY3334607691

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

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