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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: 1145767



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

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Kirkby Lonsdale

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Mar-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 75230

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MILL BROW 1. 5166 (south side) Mill Brow House SD 6178 NW 5/116 II GV

2. 1811. Former workhouse. Three storeys and basement. Squared watershot rubble. Slate roof. Three chimneys. Quoins. Plinth. Four windows with sills and plain reveals. Those to second floor retain iron casements, the rest reglazed. Doorway with plain stone surround. Modern door. Attached at rear (ie on Mill Brow) is former mill, entered through door on first landing of workhouse. Two storeys at upper end and three at lower. Square coursed rubble. Slate roof. Quoins. Large segmental headed doorway and similar window over. Plank door of two-leaves with fanlight with all glazing bars. Interior of workhouse. Four flight dogleg stair with stone treads. Ground and first floors partitioned, probably in C19. Second floor retains floor of large stone flags and rooms opening off spinal corridor. Built in 1811 as a workhouse, condemned by the Poor Law Commissioners. A Hostel in 1910. Now flats.

Listing NGR: SD6125378775

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National Grid Reference: SD 61253 78775


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