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Nos 39, 43, 45, 45a and Entrance to Yard 41

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3283 / 54°19'41"N

Longitude: -2.7456 / 2°44'44"W

OS Eastings: 351606

OS Northings: 492776

OS Grid: SD516927

Mapcode National: GBR 9L8D.C6

Mapcode Global: WH82W.SGRR

Plus Code: 9C6V87H3+8Q

Entry Name: Nos 39, 43, 45, 45a and Entrance to Yard 41

Listing Date: 14 April 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75461

Location: Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9

County: Cumbria

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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SD 5192 NE

West side)

Nos 39, 43, 45, 45A,
& entrance to Yard 41


Shops, on sloping site. Dated 1853 over Yard entry. Built by owner, Joseph
Winder (a local iron-founder, Lound foundry) on site of properties demolished
1851 when road widened, Unique construction of large, cast-iron, panels
fastened back to timber frame; south return stone, with hammer-dressed
pilaster. Graduated slate roof; stone mid chimney. 3 storeys, 6 bays overall.
Horizontal cast-iron panels, decorated with plain saltire crosses, slotted
between 5 grooved uprights; 4 of uprights terminate in original cast-iron
gutter brackets. Individual lengths of panel appear to be flanged or tongue-and-
grooved for jointing. Some of ground-floor panels are vertical with Gothic
decoration (ogee arcading carried between colonettes). Uprights around doors
are decorated with lions' heads. No 39: Part-glazed door to left in shop front;
Yard entry, with C20 wrought-iron gate, on left. 2 windows to each floor above,
with upright between; brackets (for sign?) to 1st floor right. No 43: C20 door
with glazing bars to right of upright, shop front to left; 2 windows to each
floor above. No 45: Part-glazed door with oval fanlight to right of shop front,
C20 part-glazed door and square fanlight to no 45A on left; 2 windows to each
floor above. All shop fronts re-glazed in original corniced wooden surrounds
with fluted pilasters; trellis-work cast-iron cellar grilles. All upper windows
original cast-iron casements (some minor alterations).

Listing NGR: SD5160692776

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