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READING ROOM, ADJOINING WEST END OF IVY HOUSE

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.

Name: READING ROOM, ADJOINING WEST END OF IVY HOUSE

List entry Number: 1144971

Location

READING ROOM, ADJOINING WEST END OF IVY HOUSE, NENTHEAD

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

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Alston Moor

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-May-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 73135

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NY 74 SE 7/75

ALSTON MOOR NENTHEAD Reading room, adjoining west end of Ivy House

G.V.

II

Reading room built by London Lead Company in 1855 and enlarged in 1859. Coursed, squared rubble with curved south-west corner. Graduated stone flag roof has stone coping and corniced chimney to west end. Single storey. Plank door under outshut porch on north side; south and west sides each have 2 sashes with glazing bars in stone surrounds. Panel above windows on west side inscribed LEAD COMPANY'S WORKMEN'S READING ROOM.

Listing NGR: NY7814443736

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National Grid Reference: NY 78144 43736

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