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St George's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1088 / 54°6'31"N

Longitude: -3.2203 / 3°13'13"W

OS Eastings: 320312

OS Northings: 468786

OS Grid: SD203687

Mapcode National: GBR 5NYX.LW

Mapcode Global: WH72H.HZQJ

Entry Name: St George's House

Listing Date: 6 September 1973

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282848

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388585

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Barrow-in-Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barrow-in-Furness St George

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


BARROW IN FURNESS

SD2068NW SALTHOUSE ROAD
708-1/14/129 (North side)
06/09/73 St George's House
(Formerly Listed as:
ST GEORGE'S SQUARE
St George's Vicarage)

GV II

Vicarage now flats. Probably c1860 by EG Paley (as Church of
St George, qv). Slate rubble with quoins and ashlar sandstone
dressings, graduated slate roof. 2 storeys, irregular T-shaped
plan. Gothic Revival style. Quoined, mullioned windows with
wooden casements, pointed arched lights and relieving arches;
1st-floor windows have shouldered lights. South side (facing
church): 1:3 bays, bay 1 projecting as a crosswing. Doorway to
bay 3 has moulded pointed arch with heads carved on the
hoodmould stops; other bays have 3-light windows. 1st floor:
3-light windows to wing and to bay 2; two-light window over
door, another to bay 4 in recess beneath dichromatic arch.
Ovolo-moulded stone gutter; gables to wing and bay 4 have
kneelers and chamfered ashlar copings. 3 slate ridge stacks
with ashlar offsets. Right return (facing Salthouse Road):
return of front wing has 3-light window to each floor; main
range has same, then a gable with 1-storey, canted, bay window
of 1:2:1 lights with transom beneath two 2-light windows.


Listing NGR: SD2031268786

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

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