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Hesket House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9494 / 54°56'57"N

Longitude: -3.1886 / 3°11'18"W

OS Eastings: 323969

OS Northings: 562286

OS Grid: NY239622

Mapcode National: GBR 6C56.GK

Mapcode Global: WH6YF.ZVSL

Entry Name: Hesket House

Listing Date: 11 April 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1312489

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71917

Location: Bowness, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Bowness

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bowness-on-Solway St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 26 SW BOWNESS Port Carlisle

2/39 Hesket House

Public House called the Steam Packet Inn, now Farmhouse. Early C19 red
sandstone and split cobbles on chamfered plinth with V-jointed quoins.
Graduated greenslate roof, brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Panelled
door in moulded pilastered surround with triglyph frieze and dentilled cornice.
Single-pane sash windows in plain painted stone surrounds. Roman altar built
into wall above entrance; for inscription see Collingwood & Wright, Roman
Inscribed Stones of Britain, 1965, p629.

Listing NGR: NY2396962286

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