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6-26, School Street

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

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Latitude: 54.1096 / 54°6'34"N

Longitude: -3.2204 / 3°13'13"W

OS Eastings: 320307

OS Northings: 468880

OS Grid: SD203688

Mapcode National: GBR 5NYX.LK

Mapcode Global: WH72H.HYPW

Plus Code: 9C6R4Q5H+RR

Entry Name: 6-26, School Street

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388591

Location: Central, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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708-1/14/131 (North East side)
06/05/76 Nos.6-26 (Even)


Terrace of 11 houses. c1880. Red brick, slate and composition
tile roofs. 3 storeys with 2-storey wings to rear, 22 windows
to 1st floor. 5 reflected pairs and single house at right end.
Yellow brick bands across ground floor, sill bands to upper
floors. Paired doorways with tall overlights and segmental
arches flanked by double sashes with projecting sills and
segmental arches (No.22 has altered ground-floor openings).
1st-floor windows with moulded lintels and brick dripmoulds;
the windows above the doors are coupled. Lettered panel
beneath 2nd-floor sill band reads 'BARROW HOSPITAL SUPPORTED
BY VOLUNTARY CONTRIBUTIONS'. 2nd-floor windows similar but the
central couples each set in a corbelled projection with hipped
roof and finial (No.10 is the only house to retain 4-pane
sashes on both upper floors). No.6, at right end, has door to
left and paired windows to the upper floors but has no
corbelled projection. Whole range has corbel table at eaves
(cast-iron ogee guttering to Nos 14 & 16 only); brick stacks
on the party walls, that between Nos 18 & 20 with original
decorative top; right end of roof is hipped. Built as nurses
home to serve North Lonsdale Hospital, Lonsdale Street (qv).

Listing NGR: SD2030768880

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