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Howe Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Borrowdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5225 / 54°31'20"N

Longitude: -3.1495 / 3°8'58"W

OS Eastings: 325696

OS Northings: 514740

OS Grid: NY256147

Mapcode National: GBR 6JF4.YL

Mapcode Global: WH70L.LLGB

Entry Name: Howe Cottages

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144554

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72138

Location: Borrowdale, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Borrowdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Borrowdale St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


20/54 Howe Cottages
(Nos. 1 & 2)


2 cottages. Early C18 and early C19. Slate rubble walls, the oldest part
painted and rendered. Graduated greenslate roof with rebuilt roughcast chimney
stacks. Older cottage to left (No. 2) of 2 storeys, 3 bays, that to right of 2
bays (No. 1), all under common roof. Cottage to left has C20 door and further
plank door to right, both in plain openings. Similar C20 door in right
cottage. Sash windows, with glazing bars on ground-floor, all in plain
reveals. Listed for G.V. with Nook Cottage and Nook Farmhouse.

Listing NGR: NY2569614740

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

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