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Chestnut House and Attached Cottage to South

A Grade II Listed Building in Heversham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2433 / 54°14'35"N

Longitude: -2.7749 / 2°46'29"W

OS Eastings: 349600

OS Northings: 483347

OS Grid: SD496833

Mapcode National: GBR 9M2C.1N

Mapcode Global: WH838.BLWV

Plus Code: 9C6V66VG+83

Entry Name: Chestnut House and Attached Cottage to South

Listing Date: 12 February 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1336086

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76510

Location: Heversham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA7

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Heversham

Built-Up Area: Heversham

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Heversham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Chestnut House and
attached cottage to

School House, now house with attached cottage to South. Purchased by school
1772; rebuilt and extended with frontage set back from road in 1824, according
to J.F. Curwen; roof of cottage raised and storey added early C20. Stone rubble
walls, graduated greenslate roof with stone ridge and 3 stone chimneys. 3
storeys. 4 windows: sashes with glazing bars to ground and 1st floor with
roughly cut voussoirs to openings, sashes without glazing bars to 2nd floor.
House has central 6-panelled door with reeded pilasters and entablature.
Cottage has board door and ground floor window offset. Interior of house has
C19 staircase and some window surrounds and shutters. Reference: Curwen, John
F. History of Heversham with Milnthorpe pub. Titus Wilson, Kendal, 1930.

Listing NGR: SD4960083347

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