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10-30, TAIT STREET (See details for further address information)

A Grade II Listed Building in Carlisle, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8908 / 54°53'26"N

Longitude: -2.9288 / 2°55'43"W

OS Eastings: 340524

OS Northings: 555507

OS Grid: NY405555

Mapcode National: GBR 7CZW.QL

Mapcode Global: WH802.ZBJJ

Entry Name: 10-30, TAIT STREET (See details for further address information)

Listing Date: 13 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297403

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386876

Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Carlisle

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Carlisle St Cuthbert with St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


CARLISLE

NY4055 TAIT STREET
671-1/11/276 (South side)
13/11/72 Nos.10-30 (Even)

GV II

Includes: No.1 JAMES TERRACE.
11 houses in a terrace with one on return. Early 1850s in 2
phases. Flemish bond brickwork with light headers on chamfered
plinth (all dressings of painted stone except unpainted No.10)
and stone-bracketed metal gutter. Graduated local slate roof
with C19 shared ridge chimney stacks.
2 storeys, 2 bays each. Nos 12-26 have right and left doorways
flanking central dividing through-passage; panelled doors,
some C20, up steps in columned in antis surrounds under
overall radial fanlights in brick reveals with stone lintels.
Other houses have same doorways but no passages. Sash windows
and casements (only one, No.14, has glazing bars on upper
floor) in eared stone architraves. Small basement windows
under each ground floor window, with pavement grille. No.30
has a 2-bay return which is partly No.1 James Terrace; a
further single-bay extension also forms part of No.1 James
Terrace and is an integral part of the terrace.
INTERIORS not inspected.
HISTORY: Nos 14-30 were built first and are shown on Asquiths
Survey of Carlisle, 1853; the rest were added shortly
afterwards. Dean Tait only came to Carlisle in 1850 and it was
then that this new street was named. He left Carlisle to be
Bishop of London in 1856 and went on to become Archbishop of
Canterbury in 1868.


Listing NGR: NY4052455507

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