THE GEORGE HOTEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1145087
Date first listed:
24-Apr-1951
Statutory Address:
19, 20 AND 22, DEVONSHIRE STREET
Statutory Address:
THE GEORGE HOTEL, DEVONSHIRE STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
19, 20 AND 22, DEVONSHIRE STREET
Statutory Address:
THE GEORGE HOTEL, DEVONSHIRE STREET

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

County:
Cumbria
District:
Eden (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NY 51572 30174

Details

1. 5165 DEVONSHIRE STREET (east side)

The George Hotel and Nos 19, 20 and 22 NY 5130 1/76 24.4.51

II* GV

2. Various dates, principally early C18 mid C19 and 1924. Red sandstone ashlar. Prince Charles Edward Stuart stayed here 22 November 1745. Northern part is the oldest, 3 storeys, centre carriage entry with cornice and curved pediment, flanked by small shop fronts (Nos 19 and 20), above are 6 sash windows on each floor in stone architraves, top moulded cornice. Present mid C19 main front to south of this is 4 storeys, with centre Roman Doric porch with cornice and stone balustraded balcony, a 2-storeyed canted bay window at each side with stone mullions, and centre sash in moulded architraves with cornices; triple sashes on second floor, and 2 semi-circular eyes on top floor. Large portion farther south added in 1924 is similar style, 3 storeys, centre segmental arch to market hall, a small shop window (No 22), 5 windows each upper floor (centre first floor triple sash with pediment).

Listing NGR: NY5158030172

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
72825
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 10 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/01232/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Judith A Heyworth. Source Historic England Archive
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