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Former Woolpack Inn, and Entrance to Yard 56

A Grade II Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.3287 / 54°19'43"N

Longitude: -2.7474 / 2°44'50"W

OS Eastings: 351492

OS Northings: 492829

OS Grid: SD514928

Mapcode National: GBR 9L7D.Z1

Mapcode Global: WH82W.RGXD

Plus Code: 9C6V87H3+F2

Entry Name: Former Woolpack Inn, and Entrance to Yard 56

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75501

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 Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 5192 NW,
7/156


KENDAL,
STRICKLANDGATE (West side),
Former Woolpack Inn, & entrance to Yard 56

(Formerly listed as: Wool pack Inn & entrance to Yard 56)

24.04.51

G.V.

II

Former inn. Dated 1781 on rainwater-head but this probably refers to re-building or
re-fronting (for Thomas Fenton?); documentary evidence shows an inn had been
established on this site by c1695. Later additions and alterations. Wet-dashed
rubble on stucco plinth; moulded cast-iron gutter. Graduated slate roof; stone
end chimneys to original 3-storey, 2-bay block. Three sashes to ground floor (wider
central one is later insertion) and two to each floor above. Sashes in late C19
canted oriel over Yard carriage entrance; C20 glazed entrance on right-hand side
in passage. All sashes with glazing bars. Extension to right above shop
(formerly part of The Elephant Inn), and rear buildings not of interest.


Listing NGR: SD5149292829

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

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