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1-8, Piel Island

A Grade II Listed Building in Roosecote, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.0653 / 54°3'54"N

Longitude: -3.1747 / 3°10'28"W

OS Eastings: 323216

OS Northings: 463895

OS Grid: SD232638

Mapcode National: GBR 6P8F.HG

Mapcode Global: WH72X.62HV

Entry Name: 1-8, Piel Island

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197898

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388353

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Roosecote

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Rampside St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


708-1/8/237 Nos.1-8 (Consecutive)


Terrace of 8 cottages. Dated 1875. For the Duke of Buccleuch.
Scored stucco, graduated slate roof. 2 storeys, 8 windows to
1st floor in rhythm 1:1:2:2:1:1. Symmetrical with gabled
centre and crosswing to each end. Plinth; projecting stone
sills; mostly 6-pane sashes. 3 double porches each with 2
narrow 3-pane casements beneath gable having shaped, pierced
bargeboards and finial; boarded door to each return. Crosswing
on left has side porch in same style (side porch to right
crosswing demolished). Central gable has date and monogram
'BQ' within crowned Belt of the Garter above motto 'AMO'.
Central gable and crosswing gable on left have decorative
bargeboards and finials. 4 rendered ridge stacks, that to
right incomplete. Crosswing on right (No.1) only partially
refurbished after a fire. Plans submitted in 1874 (unsigned)
show 3 flush gables and different porch details.
(Building Plans Register: 1874-: 776).

Listing NGR: SD2321963894

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