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Former Friends' Meeting House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burgh by Sands, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9003 / 54°54'1"N

Longitude: -3.0373 / 3°2'14"W

OS Eastings: 333579

OS Northings: 556666

OS Grid: NY335566

Mapcode National: GBR 7C7S.75

Mapcode Global: WH801.93X6

Entry Name: Former Friends' Meeting House

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372045

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78257

Location: Burgh By Sands, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Burgh by Sands

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Burgh-by-Sands St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


5/72 Former Friends'
Meeting House

Barn formerly Friends' Meeting House. Dated 1733 over entrance. English garden
wall bond brickwork on chamfered stone plinth; graduated greenslate roof with
coped gables and kneelers. 1½ storeys, 5 bays. 4-panel double doors in moulded
round arch with impost blocks and false dated keystone. External wooden
shutters to windows which are in plain stone surrounds. Projecting square
stones, a little above and between the windows. Attic 2-light windows to
extreme right. Interior may have remains of its original woodwork which was
there in 1974, but bales of straw inside at time of survey prevent examination.
See David M. Butler, Quaker Meeting Houses of the Lake Counties, 1978, pp9-11.

Listing NGR: NY3357956666

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