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Muncaster House

A Grade II Listed Building in Loweswater, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5772 / 54°34'37"N

Longitude: -3.3206 / 3°19'14"W

OS Eastings: 314735

OS Northings: 521017

OS Grid: NY147210

Mapcode National: GBR 5H7H.XZ

Mapcode Global: WH709.Y6YX

Entry Name: Muncaster House

Listing Date: 1 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157935

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72750

Location: Loweswater, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Loweswater

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Loweswater with Buttermere

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:
LOWESWATER LOWESWATER
NY 12 SW
13/219 Muncaster House
1.6.84 II
House, late C18 or early C19. Rendered rubble. Lakeland slate roof with stone
ridge, gable copings and square kneelers, rendered end and off-centre chimneys.
Possibly once house and cottage. Two storeys, one narrow and two wider bays.
Right hand (house) part has central 6-panelled door in round-arched iron trellis
porch. Replaced windows with thin glazing bars in painted stone surrounds. Rear
elevation shows round-headed staircase window with Y-traceried head and small fire
windows at left; other windows C19 sashes. Small pentice to rear, and other pent
extensions, with added projections, at both ends, all of similar materials.
Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: NY1473521017

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