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Latitude: 54.9045 / 54°54'16"N
Longitude: -2.9163 / 2°54'58"W
OS Eastings: 341342
OS Northings: 557024
OS Grid: NY413570
Mapcode National: GBR 8C2Q.FP
Mapcode Global: WH7ZX.5ZJJ
Entry Name: Eden School
Listing Date: 1 April 1957
Last Amended: 22 September 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1335511
English Heritage Legacy ID: 77681
Location: Stanwix Rural, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3
Civil Parish: Stanwix Rural
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Carlisle Stanwix St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
STANWIX RURAL RICKERBY
NY 45 NW
5/100 Eden School (formerly
1.4.57 listed as Rickerby
School formerly house. Probably 1835 for George Head Head. Calciferous
sandstone ashlar walls, slate roof with lead hips, ashlar chimney stacks. 2
storeys, 5 bays to entrance facade. Tetrastyle entrance porch with Greek Doric
columns, moulded entablature, dentilled cornice. Moulded window surrounds,
projecting hood with scrolled brackets over ground floor windows and above
entrance. Squared surround tripartite entrance with 6-panel door flanked by
side lights with curvilinear glazing bars. String course, moulded and dentilled
cornice. Garden front of 5 bays with side wings of 2 bays each: hexastyle
portico. Listing includes 1879 extension with 3 storey tower, built for Miles
McInnes and single storey 4 bay extension of brick facing garden with niches
between sash windows. Interior restored 1982, includes moulded plaster
ceilings, carved and moulded marble fireplaces and panelled doors. Built around
and encasing earlier brick house of early or mid C18 (discovered during
restoration). See, Life of Miles McInnes, 1910.
Listing NGR: NY4134257024
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