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Number 27 the Whitehouse and Rear Wing to East of Number 27 the White House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.577 / 54°34'37"N

Longitude: -2.4905 / 2°29'25"W

OS Eastings: 368394

OS Northings: 520309

OS Grid: NY683203

Mapcode National: GBR CH1J.M1

Mapcode Global: WH92Z.Q781

Entry Name: Number 27 the Whitehouse and Rear Wing to East of Number 27 the White House

Listing Date: 6 June 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1319012

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73629

Location: Appleby-in-Westmorland, Eden, Cumbria, CA16

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Appleby-in-Westmorland

Built-Up Area: Appleby-in-Westmorland

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Appleby St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 6280

No. 27 (The White House).
Rear wing to east of No. 27




Mid/Late C18.
Said to have been built for John Robinson, Secretary to the Treasury under Lord North 1770-82, and subject of the phrase "before you can say Jack Robinson".
C18 stone, covered with stucco and whitewash, long and short quoins, three storeys. Hipped roof. Three string courses. Three windows each storey, with ogee heads, moulded architraves, and interlaced glazing bars. Entrance on right hand side (south), centre doorway with ogee head, with triple-lobed moulding above, ogee curved at either side, three windows per storey.
Two-storeyed brick rear wing with four similar ogee-headed windows, including low cottage on end of wing with similar window.

Listing NGR: NY6840420314

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

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