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Halecat Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Witherslack, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2474 / 54°14'50"N

Longitude: -2.8738 / 2°52'25"W

OS Eastings: 343157

OS Northings: 483876

OS Grid: SD431838

Mapcode National: GBR 8MCB.M5

Mapcode Global: WH836.THPQ

Plus Code: 9C6V64WG+XF

Entry Name: Halecat Cottage

Listing Date: 21 November 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335810

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77128

Location: Witherslack, Meathop and Ulpha, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Witherslack, Meathop and Ulpha

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Witherslack St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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House. Probably early C18 with later alterations and additions. Stone rubble,
roughcast to north-west and south-west, slate roof. North-east elevation of
2 storeys and 2 bays. Windows are probably later; 3- and 4-light wooden
chamfered-mullioned windows in enlarged openings with transoms and leaded
glazing. Late C20 porch has swept gabled roof, leaded glazing and original
2-panel door in chamfered wooden frame. Gable-end stacks, that to right
corbelled. Large lean-to outshut to left return has late C20 gabled half-glazed
porch; small-paned glazed door and window above to left. Rear has lean-to
outshut with large projecting lateral stack to right. Right return has ground
floor small-paned casement; oriel above has leaded glazing and hipped roof;
attic 3-light window with leaded glazing. 4-light transomed window to outshut.
Interior has some fielded panelling, said to be C20, and stair with turned

Listing NGR: SD4315783876

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