Slack House / The Slack

7 Jul 2000
Slack House, Windermere Road, Grange Over Sands, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11 6JT
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The Slack, Windermere Road, Grange Over Sands, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11 6JT
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


SD47NW WINDERMERE ROAD 705-1/2/47 (West side) 02/05/75 Slack House (Formerly Listed as: WINDERMERE ROAD The Slack)


House. Probably mid C19 with later C19 additions. Pebbledashed with dressings of water-worn limestone. Slate roof. 2 storeys.

Earlier part of house of 3-window range. The 1st-floor windows are glazing bar sashes with plain reveals, projecting sills, and limestone lintels. On the ground floor there is a gabled porch towards the right and paired sash windows with no glazing bars towards the left. The open timber porch has carved bargeboards and covers glazed double doors with margin panes. At the right (east) there is a taller one-bay addition which has windows with water-worn rusticated limestone surrounds, a 1st-floor sill band and pronounced gables with fancy bargeboarding. On the ground floor there is a casement window and on the 1st floor a glazing bar sash. The right-hand return wall is treated similarly, but has a timber canted bay window on the ground floor. Chimneys to left and right of original house and on rear wall of addition.

Listing NGR: SD4102279075


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2266 IOE Records taken by C J Wright; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr CJ Wright. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Wright, Cj

Rights Holder: Wright, Cj


Pebbledash, Slate, Georgian House, Victorian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling