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Somerset House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Whitehaven, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5479 / 54°32'52"N

Longitude: -3.5835 / 3°35'0"W

OS Eastings: 297671

OS Northings: 518119

OS Grid: NX976181

Mapcode National: GBR 3HDV.ZG

Mapcode Global: WH5Z1.XYRC

Entry Name: Somerset House

Listing Date: 20 July 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75926

Location: Copeland, Cumbria, CA28

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Whitehaven

Built-Up Area: Whitehaven

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Whitehaven St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NX 9718 SE

DUKE STREET (North East Side)
No 52 (Somerset House)


C18. Coursed stone with slightly projecting bands between Storeys. Stone
parapet. 3 storeys. Centre doorway with Georgian Gothic porch with clustered
columns, raking pediment, winding steps with ornamental wrought iron
balustrades. 3 3-light windows each floor with small panes and stone
mullions. Gothic arch in hall.

Nos 43 to 50 (consec), Nos 52 to 55 (consec) Nos 65 to 76 (consec) and the
Town Hall form a group.

Listing NGR: NX9767118119

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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