Numbers 26 And 28 With Entrance To Yard 24

2 Jun 2002
Numbers 26 And 28 With Entrance To Yard 24, 26 And 28 Highgate, Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9 4HE
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SD 5192 NW KENDAL HIGHGATE (West side)

7/51 Nos 26 & 28 with entrance to Yard 24 14-4-69

G.V. II*

Shop. C17 (possibly late C16) with later additions and alterations.

Timber-framed. Wet-dashed. Graduated slate roof has stone chimney to south end. 2 gabled dormers, above the eaves, have tile-hung sides, decorative barge-boards, and finials. Moulded cast-iron gutter. 2 storeys with cellars; 3 bays. Present shop front c1828 (by Websters?); corniced wooden surround with fluted and reeded pilasters. 3 arcaded bay windows alternate with 2, recessed, part-glazed doors; cellar windows below central and left-hand windows. Yard entrance on right. 3 canted bay windows to 1st floor. 2-light dormer windows and multi-light 1st floor windows are wood-mullioned and transomed, with square leaded panes (lst floor centre has 3 heraldic stained-glass panels inset).

Interior: 2 original framed doors; closed string stair with turned balusters probably reconstructed.

Listing NGR: SD5147092671


This is part of the Series: IOE01/2172 IOE Records taken by George Weston; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr George Weston. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Weston, George

Rights Holder: Weston, George


Roughcast, Slate, Timber, Tudor Building, Elizabethan Unassigned, Timber Framed Building, Monument <By Form>, Shop, Commercial