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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.

Name: THE GEORGE HOTEL

List entry Number: 1145087

Location

19, 20 AND 22, DEVONSHIRE STREET
THE GEORGE HOTEL, DEVONSHIRE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaEdenDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Apr-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 72825

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Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5165 DEVONSHIRE STREET (east side)

The George Hotel and Nos 19, 20 and 22 NY 5130 1/76 24.4.51

II* GV

2. Various dates, principally early C18 mid C19 and 1924. Red sandstone ashlar. Prince Charles Edward Stuart stayed here 22 November 1745. Northern part is the oldest, 3 storeys, centre carriage entry with cornice and curved pediment, flanked by small shop fronts (Nos 19 and 20), above are 6 sash windows on each floor in stone architraves, top moulded cornice. Present mid C19 main front to south of this is 4 storeys, with centre Roman Doric porch with cornice and stone balustraded balcony, a 2-storeyed canted bay window at each side with stone mullions, and centre sash in moulded architraves with cornices; triple sashes on second floor, and 2 semi-circular eyes on top floor. Large portion farther south added in 1924 is similar style, 3 storeys, centre segmental arch to market hall, a small shop window (No 22), 5 windows each upper floor (centre first floor triple sash with pediment).

Listing NGR: NY5158030172

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National Grid Reference: NY 51572 30174

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