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Latitude: 54.8957 / 54°53'44"N
Longitude: -2.9357 / 2°56'8"W
OS Eastings: 340089
OS Northings: 556066
OS Grid: NY400560
Mapcode National: GBR 7CYT.7T
Mapcode Global: WH802.W67Q
Entry Name: 42 and 44, Scotch Street
Listing Date: 17 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196912
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386859
Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Carlisle
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Carlisle St Cuthbert with St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY4056SW SCOTCH STREET
671-1/8/262 (West side)
17/06/88 Nos.42 AND 44
3 shops with offices above. Dated 1889 on pediment. By George
Dale Oliver. Red sandstone ashlar with interval tiered
pilasters, string courses, solid parapet and full pedimented
dormers. Welsh slate roof with decorative ridge tiles; lead
cupola on angle tower. Ashlar and brick ridge chimney stacks.
3 and a half storeys, 3 bays on Scotch Street with 3-bay
return on Old Blue Bell Lane; Jacobean style. Ground-floor C20
doors and shop windows within original dividing pilasters.
Corner shop retains its overall signboard and original
illuminating scrolled metal gas-lamp brackets. First-floor
cross-mullioned windows of 2 and 3 lights, single on the
angle, with blind round arches. Similar windows above without
the transoms. Shaped, pedimented central dormers on each
facade and a round angle tower. Below the parapet of the tower
is the painted lettering TOWER BUILDINGS. The shop window of
No.46 (qv) adjoining, projects one bay into No.44 on ground
floor. INTERIORS not inspected.
The original design was published in The Builder, 3rd Aug
Listing NGR: NY4008956066
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