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Howbeck Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Caldbeck, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7356 / 54°44'8"N

Longitude: -3.0155 / 3°0'55"W

OS Eastings: 334710

OS Northings: 538318

OS Grid: NY347383

Mapcode National: GBR 7FCP.Y6

Mapcode Global: WH80T.N78G

Entry Name: Howbeck Cottages

Listing Date: 3 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327235

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72410

Location: Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Caldbeck

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Caldbeck St Mungo

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 33 NW CALDBECK Howbeck

13/102 Howbeck Cottages
(Nos.1, 2 & 3)

II

Friends' Meeting House now 3 cottages. 1729 converted to cottages in 1934.
Painted rendered walls, partly on projecting plinth stones. Welsh slate roof
with lower courses of greenslate and graduated greenslate to rear; rendered
chimney stacks. Single-storey, 5-bay meeting house with single-bay extension to
right under common roof, forming two 2-bay cottages and central single-bay
cottage. Present front wall, originally blank, now has 3 C20 doorways and sash
windows. Rear has sash windows with glazing bars in original painted stone
surrounds. See David Butler, Quaker Meeting Houses of the Lake Counties, 1978
pp76-78, where it is called Gillfoot Meeting House. Lean-to extension to left of
No.3 is not of interest.


Listing NGR: NY3471038318

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