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Former Mitchell's Pharmacy

A Grade II Listed Building in Sedbergh, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3236 / 54°19'25"N

Longitude: -2.5271 / 2°31'37"W

OS Eastings: 365811

OS Northings: 492134

OS Grid: SD658921

Mapcode National: GBR BLSF.PV

Mapcode Global: WH944.4LV9

Plus Code: 9C6V8FFF+F4

Entry Name: Former Mitchell's Pharmacy

Listing Date: 16 March 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384184

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484616

Location: Sedbergh, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Sedbergh

Built-Up Area: Sedbergh

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Sedbergh, Cautley and Garsdale

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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SD 6592 SE,

SEDBERGH, MAIN STREET, Sedbergh Town (South side),
Nos. 49 and 51,
Former Mitchell's Pharmacy




Includes: No.6 RAILTON YARD Sedbergh Town.
Probably a small town house, remodelled as 2 shops (now
integrated), with dwelling over (No.6 Railton Yard). Probably
mid to later C18, remodelled in later C19, with shop front of
later 1920s; altered. Cast-iron, wood and glass shop-front,
scored stucco above (random rubble at rear); slate roof.
Double-depth double-fronted plan.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and 3 windows, symmetrical. The shop-front
has panelled and fluted pilasters to left and right,
terminating in fluted consoles with triangular pediments, a
continuous sloped frieze with a modillioned cornice which is
supported in the centre by a free-standing cast-iron clustered
column with a composite cap; behind this a recessed pair of
doorways with moulded pilaster jambs, and doors with
Tudor-arched part-glazing and plain overlights, flanked by
convex plate-glass windows; and large plate-glass windows to
the front. Both upper floors have sashed windows with
sillbands, those at 1st floor 4-paned and those at 2nd floor
square, with 6-pane sashes. Top right hand corner has part of
a former banded pilaster, and a kneeler. Rear (to Railton
Yard): added external steps to doorway at 1st floor (No.6
Railton Yard); 4- and 12-pane sashed windows.
INTERIOR: 1st floor (No.6 Railton Yard) has 2 lateral beams in
front room (papered), C19 panelled doors and pitch-pine

Listing NGR: SD6576492052

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