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Latitude: 54.8951 / 54°53'42"N
Longitude: -2.9414 / 2°56'28"W
OS Eastings: 339722
OS Northings: 555999
OS Grid: NY397559
Mapcode National: GBR 7CXV.01
Mapcode Global: WH802.S7K6
Entry Name: 26, Abbey Street
Listing Date: 1 June 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196981
English Heritage Legacy ID: 386613
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
NY3955NE ABBEY STREET
671-1/10/39 (West side)
House. Late C18. Painted incised stucco on chamfered plinth,
with painted V-jointed quoins. Graduated greenslate roof; C19
end brick chimney stacks.
2 storeys, 4 bays, double-depth plan. Off-centre panelled door
and radial fanlight, up steps, in open pedimented doorcase
with block entablature and panelled reveals. Sash windows with
glazing bars in plain reveals, stone sills and flat arches.
Speared railings around basement void, carried up to front
INTERIOR has many original details; panelled doors in fluted
doorcases and internal panelled shutters on both floors.
Moulded plaster ceiling cornices and central roundels in
principal rooms; one room with alcove recess. Cantilever
wooden staircase with patterned and scrolled balusters and
moulded wooden handrail. Black and white marble fireplaces in
principal rooms. Other original cast-iron fireplaces in
bedrooms and cellar. Round-headed stair window has flanking
Listing NGR: NY3972255999
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