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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: 1144991



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: 25-Sep-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 14-May-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 73076

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NY 7146 ALSTON MOOR A686 (east side), ALSTON

24/16 Blue Bell Hotel 25.9.51 (formerly listed under Main Street)

G.V. II Hotel, dated 1680 and 1746; later additions and alterations. Original building to right: Ashlar with rusticated quoins, lst floor band, and chamfered rubble plinth. Extension to left: Coursed, squared rubble with quoins. Graduated stoneflag roof overall; stone chimneys. Original symmetrical 2-storey, 3-bay front has 2 steps up to central panelled door. Tripartite sash on either side to both floors with central 1st floor sash. All windows with glazing bars. 2-storey, 3-bay extension has recessed panelled door up steps. 2 paired sashes to right and one above, next to canted wooden oriel window. 1680 date on reset lintel to rear and 1746 date on lintel in situ, both now internal.

Listing NGR: NY7172746434

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National Grid Reference: NY 71727 46434


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