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The Hydro

A Grade II Listed Building in Bowness-on-Windermere, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3653 / 54°21'55"N

Longitude: -2.9152 / 2°54'54"W

OS Eastings: 340634

OS Northings: 497030

OS Grid: SD406970

Mapcode National: GBR 8K2Y.NX

Mapcode Global: WH82M.6J2T

Plus Code: 9C6V938M+4W

Entry Name: The Hydro

Listing Date: 7 February 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1332579

English Heritage Legacy ID: 351682

Location: Windermere, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA23

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Windermere

Built-Up Area: Bowness-on-Windermere

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Windermere St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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The Hydro


Victorian, Italian style. Stuccoed, mainly two storeys, with cornice bands
between storeys, and round-headed dormers on roof. Large sash windows
in moulded architraves with cornices, the lower ones with aprons. Front
towards the lake has seven windows on first floor, including a round 2-storeyed
bay with balustraded parapet. Entrance on south side in square 3-storeyed
tower, with a round-arched doorway and ground floor window, both with fluted
pilasters. Top floor has coupled round-arched windows on each face of
tower, with moulded arches, fluted pilasters and dentilled cornice. Omit
later extensions to south.

Listing NGR: SD4063497030

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