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Highgate Hotel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kendal, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3242 / 54°19'27"N

Longitude: -2.7476 / 2°44'51"W

OS Eastings: 351474

OS Northings: 492327

OS Grid: SD514923

Mapcode National: GBR 9L7F.YN

Mapcode Global: WH82W.RKTV

Entry Name: Highgate Hotel

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Last Amended: 11 March 1998

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75405

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 Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

(west side)
No 128 (Highgate Hotel)


Large house (or houses), now hotel. Dated 1769 on panel above ground floor window whose lintel is inscribed: TO THE DWELLERS IN THIS PLACE GOD GRANTE PEACE (sic). Wet-dashed rubble with plinth and eaves cornice; boxed wooden gutter carried on dentils. South return partly slate-hung. Graduated slate roof with rendered chimneys to either end and left of centre (parallel to ridge); small roof access to front. 3 storeys, 5 bays. Studded plank door to extreme left, in chamfered surround with false 4-centred head, leads through to rear. Panelled door, in wooden surround up stone steps, has dated and inscribed window to left and 3 to right. All sashes with glazing bars; upper sashes are aligned with ground floor sashes but narrower and retain wide glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SD5147492327

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

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