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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: 1111831



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

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wetheral

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Apr-1957

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 77775

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WETHERAL A69 NY 45 NW (North Side)

5/194 Henry Lonsdale Home 1. 4.57. (Rose Hill)


Old peoples home, formerly house. 1835 for John Smith Bond. Polished ashlar from Cumwhinton Quarry with chamfered plinth course, slate roof with lead hips, moulded eaves cornice. South front has 2 storeys, 3 bay centre with diagonally projecting semi-octagonal corner bays. Tetrastyle curved Roman Doric central porch with ornamental frieze and cast iron balcony over. Panelled door with patterned fanlight has rounded arch surround with keystone. Sash windows with glazing bars have plain surrounds. West and east faces of Flemish bond brickwork and ancillary buildings to north include parts of the pre-1835 farmhouse. Passed by marriage from the Bond to the Lonsdale family, who lived here until 1975. Bequeathed as old peoples home and converted 1980-81 by County Architects Department, retaining its appearance and internal fittings. Original plans, with written agreement with builder Thomas Robson, in County Record Office (TL 828/6).

Listing NGR: NY4346756078

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National Grid Reference: NY 43467 56078


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