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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1327235
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72410
Location: Caldbeck, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7
Civil Parish: Caldbeck
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Caldbeck St Mungo
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 33 NW CALDBECK Howbeck
13/102 Howbeck Cottages
(Nos.1, 2 & 3)
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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