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DOVE COTTAGE AT TOWN END

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: DOVE COTTAGE AT TOWN END

List entry Number: 1272002

Location

DOVE COTTAGE AT TOWN END

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

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Lakes

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: I

Date first listed: 12-Jan-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 452095

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History

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Details

1. 1291A GRASMERE Dove Cottage at Town End NY 30 NW 7/81 12.1.67. I 2. Wordsworth's home - a tremendous tourist attraction. 2 small blocks at right angles to each other, with a porch in the angle. North eastern part probably late C17, the north western block C18. 2 storeys. Road-facing front has 2 windows on each floor with small leaded diamond panes. Interior has C17 staircase and C18 panelling. Open to the public.

Listing NGR: NY3420107022

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National Grid Reference: NY3420107022

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