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70, Scotch Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Carlisle, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8949 / 54°53'41"N

Longitude: -2.9356 / 2°56'8"W

OS Eastings: 340092

OS Northings: 555980

OS Grid: NY400559

Mapcode National: GBR 7CYV.72

Mapcode Global: WH802.W789

Entry Name: 70, Scotch Street

Listing Date: 3 July 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386862

Location: Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

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

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Listing Text


671-1/12/265 (West side)
03/07/74 No.70


House now shop. Late C18 (incorporating fragments of an
earlier building), with later alterations. Painted stucco
walls on chamfered painted stone plinth, with painted
V-jointed quoins and eaves cornice. Roof replaced 1990. 2 and
a half storeys, 2 bays with single-bay return. This property
is a continuation of St Albans Row, but its gable projects
into Scotch Street. C20 angle panelled doors in painted stone
surround under coved hood. C19 elliptically-arched shop
windows in painted stone surrounds on both facades. Upper
floor and attic sash windows in painted stone surrounds. New
arched opening inserted to ground floor on Scotch Street
elevation in 1990. INTERIOR completely gutted in 1990
Alterations revealed a remnant of a timber-framed building at
the south-west corner adjacent to No.4 St Albans Row. Posts
and braces from a 2-storey jettied arch-braced building,
similar to the Guildhall. Retained in renovation behind new

Listing NGR: NY4009255980

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