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Grayrigg Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Grayrigg, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3647 / 54°21'52"N

Longitude: -2.6219 / 2°37'18"W

OS Eastings: 359691

OS Northings: 496753

OS Grid: SD596967

Mapcode National: GBR BK4Z.54

Mapcode Global: WH93W.PKP9

Entry Name: Grayrigg Head

Listing Date: 12 February 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312147

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75657

Location: Grayrigg, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Grayrigg

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Grayrigg

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


7/78 Grayrigg Head


House. Early C19 with later wing to rear. Roughcast stone with some ashlar and
rock-faced stone; slate roofs. North-east facade of 2 storeys and 3 bays;
hipped roof. Windows are sashed with glazing bars and horns, C20 replacements.
Central entrance has Tuscan porch with frieze, cornice and blocking course;
6-panel door and blocked overlight with glazing bars. Returns similar. 2 rear
lateral stacks. Rear has central 2-storey gabled stair wing and 2-storey, 2-bay
wing to right, both with rock-faced sandstone quoins. Sashed windows with
glazing bars, 2 without horns. Left return of wing has entrance with hipped
porch. Interior has flying stair on oval plan, with stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SD5969196753

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

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