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Latitude: 54.663 / 54°39'46"N
Longitude: -3.3685 / 3°22'6"W
OS Eastings: 311821
OS Northings: 530628
OS Grid: NY118306
Mapcode National: GBR 4GXJ.J7
Mapcode Global: WH6ZX.7253
Entry Name: Grecian Villa (County Fire Office)
Listing Date: 28 August 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1372247
English Heritage Legacy ID: 71673
Location: Cockermouth, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13
Civil Parish: Cockermouth
Built-Up Area: Cockermouth
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Cockermouth Area Team
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
5161 CROWN STREET
(County Fire Office)
NY 1130 2/25 28.8.51.
Free-standing square villa of early C19, buff sandstone ashlar, with cornice band,
moulded top cornice, plinth, and Tuscan end pilasters. 2 storeys. Front has recessed
centre bay containing an entrance with 2 Ionic columns in antis, and a balustraded
balcony and square piers to 1st floor window. A 3-light sash window on each floor
at each side of entrance. Return sides have 4 windows on upper floor, and 2 below.
Omit rear wing. Said to have fully detailed plaster cornices in interior. Good
Greek Revival essay.
Nos 2 and 4, The Trout Hotel and Grecian Villa form a group with Wordsworth House,
Listing NGR: NY1182130628
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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