Post Office

4 Sep 2005
Post Office, 30 Kirkland, Kendal, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA9 5AE
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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 SE KENDAL KIRKLAND (West side)

Kirkland House 11/83 No 30 (Post Office)

24-4-51 14-4-69 G.V. II

House, now shop. Possibly rebuilt, but certainly refaced and raised in height in early C19 for John Yeates. Wet-dash, probably over lath and plaster, with plinth. Bressummer, to jettied upper floors, carried on 4 cast-iron Tuscan columns (said to be earliest instance of such a use in Kendal). Graduated slate roof with stone end chimneys. 3 storeys, 3 bays. Part-glazed door to left; C20 plate-glass windows to right, under jetty. 3 sashes with glazing bars to each floor above.

Listing NGR: SD5155092150


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0021 IOE Records taken by Adrian Allchin; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Adrian Allchin. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Allchin, Adrian

Rights Holder: Allchin, Adrian


Lath, Plaster, Slate, Stone, Georgian House, Victorian Monument (By Form), Domestic, Dwelling, Shop, Commercial