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Wordsworth House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sockbridge, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6346 / 54°38'4"N

Longitude: -2.7761 / 2°46'33"W

OS Eastings: 350000

OS Northings: 526886

OS Grid: NY500268

Mapcode National: GBR 9G1V.SD

Mapcode Global: WH81B.BR9X

Entry Name: Wordsworth House

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081494

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74597

Location: Sockbridge and Tirril, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Sockbridge and Tirril

Built-Up Area: Sockbridge

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barton St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 5026

Wordsworth House


House. Dated and inscribed R&ED 1699 (Reginald & Elizabeth Dobson) over
entrance. Painted stucco walls with string course, eaves cornice and V-jointed
quoins, on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with banded stucco
chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 4 bays with right-angled single-storey, 2 bay
extension. Centre top-glazed panelled door in bolection architrave.
Cross-mullioned windows in stone architraves. Extension has door and sash
window in painted stone surrounds within overall glass porch. Interior has
ground floor late C17 panelling, wall cupboards, panelled doors and beamed
ceilings. Late C17 staircase with twist balusters. See RCHM Westmorland, p214,

Listing NGR: NY5000026886

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