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Latitude: 54.8921 / 54°53'31"N
Longitude: -2.9278 / 2°55'40"W
OS Eastings: 340588
OS Northings: 555661
OS Grid: NY405556
Mapcode National: GBR 7CZW.Y3
Mapcode Global: WH803.093G
Entry Name: 15, Portland Square
Listing Date: 16 December 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196903
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386831
Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Carlisle
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Carlisle St Aidan
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY4055 PORTLAND SQUARE
671-1/11/235 (South side)
House now offices. Dated 1881 on panel. Calciferous sandstone
ashlar on moulded plinth, with eaves cornice. Mansard
greenslate roof with original wooden gabled dormers and C20
boxed dormers; C20 railings around roof apex. Rear ashlar
2 and a half storeys, 3 bays with basement; 5-bay return on
Alfred Street South, in overall L-shape; double-depth plan.
Central panelled door and fanlight in round-arched
fluted-pilaster porch with frieze and quatrefoil panels.
Flanking squared bay windows, mullioned and transomed of 3
lights; 2 lights over entrance. The return has a 2-light
squared bay window at right of large full-height stair window,
left single 2- and 3-light mullioned and transomed windows,
all under hoodmoulds.
INTERIOR has some panelled doors; moulded plaster ceiling
cornices. Wooden staircase has turned and fretted balusters;
newel posts are turned and carved. Segmental plaster hall
arches. Windows in principal rooms are within fluted wooden
Listing NGR: NY4058855661
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