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Description: Howgills (Society of Friends Meeting House)
Date Listed: 7 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 161918
OS Grid Reference: TL2190331945
OS Grid Coordinates: 521903, 231945
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9726, -0.2268
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(Society of Friends
TL 2131 NE 11/143
1907 by Bennett and Bidwell. Public hall designed in the free-style manner
of this firm of architects. The Meeting Room is based on "Briggflatts"
in Yorkshire. Two storeys. Irregular facade of 3 bays with projecting,
central entrance bay with gable. Tile roof with hips and gable. Tall brick
stacks with moulded caps; chimney stack on front facade with weathered offsets.
Roughcast walls. Stone, mullioned, casement windows with leaded lights
and tile labels. Recessed, segmental-arched entrance with boarded double
doors. Plaque in Art Nouveau style in porch.
Listing NGR: TL2190331945
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Source: English Heritage
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