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Friends' Meeting House

A Grade II Listed Building in Penrith, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6664 / 54°39'59"N

Longitude: -2.7512 / 2°45'4"W

OS Eastings: 351643

OS Northings: 530404

OS Grid: NY516304

Mapcode National: GBR 9G7H.50

Mapcode Global: WH814.QZ21

Entry Name: Friends' Meeting House

Listing Date: 24 April 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326914

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72900

Location: Penrith, Eden, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Town: Eden

Civil Parish: Penrith

Built-Up Area: Penrith

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Penrith St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


Friends' Meeting House
NY 5130 1/141 24.4.51


Late C17 foundation, but present building circa 1690, enlarged 1718, north
gallery 1720, enlarged again 1805. Roughcast over stone. Plain windowless
wall to street. Entrance in gabled rear wing, with boarded door in chamfered
doorcase, two 12-paned sash windows. Small room on south end formed out of
space under gallery, with a fireplace. Pine panelling. The first dissenting
place of worship in Penrith.

Listing NGR: NY5164330404

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

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