Former Friends' Meeting House

Date:
8 Jan 2003
Location:
Former Friends' Meeting House, Burgh By Sands, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5 6EY
Reference:
IOE01/07835/03
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NY 35 NW BURGH BY SANDS Moorhouse

5/72 Former Friends' Meeting House 1/4/57 G.V. II

Barn formerly Friends' Meeting House. Dated 1733 over entrance. English garden wall bond brickwork on chamfered stone plinth; graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and kneelers. 1 storeys, 5 bays. 4-panel double doors in moulded round arch with impost blocks and false dated keystone. External wooden shutters to windows which are in plain stone surrounds. Projecting square stones, a little above and between the windows. Attic 2-light windows to extreme right. Interior may have remains of its original woodwork which was there in 1974, but bales of straw inside at time of survey prevent examination.

See David M. Butler, Quaker Meeting Houses of the Lake Counties, 1978, pp9-11.

Listing NGR: NY3357956666

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/2270 IOE Records taken by John Wright; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr John Wright. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Wright, John

Rights Holder: Wright, John

Keywords

Brick, Slate, Stone, Georgian Nonconformist Meeting House, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Place Of Worship, Barn, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building