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Number 40 and Entrance to Unitarian Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3284 / 54°19'42"N

Longitude: -2.7456 / 2°44'44"W

OS Eastings: 351609

OS Northings: 492795

OS Grid: SD516927

Mapcode National: GBR 9L8D.D4

Mapcode Global: WH82W.SGRM

Entry Name: Number 40 and Entrance to Unitarian Chapel

Listing Date: 14 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318973

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75450

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 St George

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

(East end)

8/108 No 40 & entrance to
Unitarian Chapel


Parsonage, now shop. Built c1777 for Unitarians. Later additions and
alterations. Coursed, squared rubble; moulded wooden eaves cornice. Graduated
slate roof with 2 stone chimneys. 3 storeys, 4 bays. Shop front in corniced
wooden surround with fluted pilasters. Inserted C20 glazed doubled door on
left. Large semicircular-headed arch on right leads to Unitarian Chapel at
rear; ornate wrought-iron double gates to front of passage have scroll
decoration, with cast-iron fleurs-de-lis finials to lock rail and curved top
rail. Moulded rubbing strip to side walls in passage; panelled door up steps on
north side. 4 sashes to each upper floor. Rear staircase projects (elliptical
in plan); semicircular-headed stair window has interlaced glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SD5160992794

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