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Parkside House and Parklands

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.322 / 54°19'19"N

Longitude: -2.7237 / 2°43'25"W

OS Eastings: 353023

OS Northings: 492061

OS Grid: SD530920

Mapcode National: GBR 9LFG.3G

Mapcode Global: WH82X.4M8K

Entry Name: Parkside House and Parklands

Listing Date: 30 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75475

Location: Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Kendal

Built-Up Area: Kendal

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kendal Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 59 SW (INSET) KENDAL PARKSIDE ROAD
(South side)

2/129 Parkside House &
Parklands

II

Large house, now subdivided. 1865 by J. Crowther. Snecked slate blocks with
dressed stone quoins, plinth, strings, and detailing. Steeply-pitched graduated
slate roofs with stone copings. Stone mid and end chimneys. Gothic style. 2
storeys (with attics to Parkside House). Parkside House (originally servants'
quarters): 2 bays. Single-light window to each floor of left bay, multi-light
window (with shouldered inner heads) to ground and 1st floors of right bay, with
pointed 2-light window above. Parklands (adjoining to east): 4 bays. Porch
has initialled shield (J.A. & R.R.), with motto, in gable. Pointed outer door
with ornamental ironwork, glazed inner door with Gothic tracery. 2 pointed
2-light windows to right; multi-light ground floor window to left with pointed
2-light window above. East return has single-storey canted bay window;
multi-light window on left has pointed 2-light window above. Oriel window and
full-height canted bay to rear, both with conical roofs. Some multi-light
windows have inner trefoil heads. All windows stone-mullioned. Interior of
Parklands: Fireplace with joggled lintel in hall; dog-leg staircase, carried on
brackets, has solid balustrades pierced with quatrefoils. Panelled doors with
embattled lintels to surrounds; panelled window reveals. Decorative Gothic
cornices.


Listing NGR: SD5302392061

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