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KIRKBIE KENDAL LOWER SCHOOL

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: KIRKBIE KENDAL LOWER SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1145637

Location

KIRKBIE KENDAL LOWER SCHOOL, 1,2, THORNY HILLS

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

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Kendal

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Apr-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 30-Jan-1985

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 75510

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SD 5192 NE & KENDAL THORNY HILLS SD 5292 NW

8 & 9/165 Nos 1 & 2 (Kirkbie Kendal Lower School) 24-4-51 (formerly girls High School) G.V. II 2 houses, now school. 1823 by Francis and George Webster for Isaac and William Wilson. Later additions and alterations. Tooled ashlar with corner pilasters on plinth; 1st floor sill band and 2nd floor lintel band. Dentilled eaves cornice and moulded cast-iron gutter. Hipped, graduated slate roof with large glazed dormer to left; stone mid and end chimneys. 3 storeys, 7 bays overall (3:1:1:1:1). Semicircular-headed carriage arch, now blocked with inserted casement, in recessed central bay. Right-hand block has part-glazed double door and semicircular fanlight in central porch; single sash in recessed surround to either side. Left-hand block has glazed double door and radiating fanlight in semicircular-headed architrave; single sash in recessed surround to either side. 7 windows to each upper floor, mainly sashes. 3-bay south return has sash to right of inserted porch; sashes with glazing bars to each upper floor. All 2nd floor sashes are shorter. C20 additions and extensions of no interest. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SD5201992770

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National Grid Reference: SD 52005 92735

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