This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 54.4295 / 54°25'46"N
Longitude: -2.8396 / 2°50'22"W
OS Eastings: 345631
OS Northings: 504107
OS Grid: NY456041
Mapcode National: GBR 8KM6.1X
Mapcode Global: WH828.CX2N
Entry Name: Church of St Cuthbert
Listing Date: 30 October 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1336083
English Heritage Legacy ID: 76493
Location: Kentmere, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Kentmere
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Kentmere St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SP 1083 CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT
Parish Church. C16, substantially rebuilt (by subscription) in 1866; some
further alterations in the 1930s. Rough cast rubble; local graduated slate
roof. West tower nave and chancel (externally undivided), South porch. West
tower, saddleback with coping, finials (stone to East, metal to West); 2 stages,
2-light round-headed belfry openings to all sides, single lancet to West. Nave
and chancel treated in the simplest way with round-headed lancets (4 to nave, 3
to chancel) to North and South. South porch, gabled with depressed arched
doorway, and with one C18 and one early C19 gravestone built into South wall.
4-light East window under segmental head, plain mullions, uncusped. Interior:
uninterrupted space. C16 roof with moulded ties, ridge piece and purlins,
shallow pitch, boarded. C19 tower screen, simple stalls and benches. Flag
floor; the windows are deeply splayed. Only one monument of note: to Bernard
Gilpin (barn at Kentmere), 1901 by the Keswick School of Industrial Arts, bronze
with foliage frame: 'Arts and Crafts, almost Arts and Crafts, almost Art
Nouveau' (Pensner, Buildings of England - Cumberland and Westmorland, p25.
Listing NGR: NY4563104107
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.
Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings