Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1201078

Date first listed: 06-May-1976

Statutory Address: 2-10, SALTHOUSE ROAD


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Statutory Address: 2-10, SALTHOUSE ROAD

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

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SD 20399 68805


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SD2068NW SALTHOUSE ROAD 708-1/14/122 (North side) 06/05/76 Nos.2-10 (Consecutive)


Terrace of 9 cottages. 1846, altered. For the Furness Railway Company to house their workers. Red sandstone now mostly pebble-dashed and stuccoed; graduated slate roofs. 2 storeys; each has single window to each floor; to right of No.2, the cottages step down in reflected pairs. Nos 2, 3 & 4 are least altered and have quoined doorways, dressed lintels and projecting sills. Each pair has its doors together flanked by square-headed windows; smaller centralised 1st-floor windows. Later doors and various casements; No.9 has a 16-pane sash. Broad stack at right end and at each step in roofline. Important as 1st row of cottages built following the arrival of the Furness Railway; on 10.1.1846 the company requested 10 cottages 'to be built as cheaply as could be, the price if possible, not to exceed 100 pounds each' (Pollard). (Transactions of the Lancs & Cheshire Antiquarian Society: Pollard S: Town Planning in C19. The Beginning of Modern Barrow In Furness: 1952-1953: 90).

Listing NGR: SD2039968805


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Books and journals
Pollard, S, 'Transactions of the Lancashire and Cheshire Antiqurian Society' in Town Planning in C19 The Beginning of Modern Barrow in Furness, (1952-1953), 90

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