The Croft and Courtyard Chimneys, Clappersgate, Cumbria
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member flipflopnick
N 54° 25.442 W 002° 58.555
30U E 501562 N 6030701
Quick Description: The Croft and its courtyard around the converted stables have some grand chimneys.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/17/2010 7:11:43 AM
Waymark Code: WMA4VY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
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Long Description:
The Croft was built on the site of an earlier house by the Liverpool sugar merchant James Brancker in a period of revival architecture in the early 1830’s adopting a typical English Renaissance style with both Gothic and Tudor influences. This grade 2 listed building was carefully restored and converted in 1980/81 to provide the twelve individual apartments found here today.

The Croft can be viewed from the A593 road and pavement by all passing traffic.

The Croft
LA22 9QT
Private or Public Property?: Private

What material is it made from?: Stone

When was it made?: 1/1/1830

Estimated Height of chimney (please include whether metres or feet): 4m

Type of building e.g. house, hotel etc: Old Multi storey house

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Website with further information: Not listed

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