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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1111802



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Matterdale

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 31-Jan-1991

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 74553

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MATTERDALE A592 (south-east side) NY 42 SW Watermillock 6/151 Leeming House Hotel -

- II House, now hotel. Early to mid C19 with extensions of 1973. Dressed stone with ashlar dressings, hipped slate roofs. North-west elevation of 2 bays, the 2nd bay projecting by one bay, with C20 flat-roofed extension to right. Quoins and 1st floor sill band, wide eaves. Windows have architraves and are sashed with single glazing bars, those to ground floor have frieze and cornice. 2nd bay has windows to left return and large port cochere to front, Tuscan columns on plinths with entablature and balustrade. Round-headed entrance has mask to key and paired half-glazed doors. Extension masks service wing with timber bell turret, with pyramidal roof and weather-vane. Varied stacks with tall chimney pots. North-east elevation of 4 bays, the 4th bay recessed, similar details to above. South-east elevation of 3 bays with 5-bay extension to left. verandah has 4 pairs of cast iron columns with traceried columns supporting ornamental cast iron balustrade. Ground floor has French windows. Extension has Tuscan columns to verandah, and balustrades to 1st floor balcony and parapet. Interior retains stair, fireplaces, etc.

Listing NGR: NY4418321618

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National Grid Reference: NY 44183 21618


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