SHIP HOTEL - Allonby - List Entry

  • Description

    "Hotel. Late C18 or early C19. Painted stucco and roughcast walls, with V-jointed quoins and eaves cornice, on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and kneelers; painted stucco chimney stacks. 3 storeys, 5 bays.....A large hotel for a small town but this was at one time an important sea-bathing resort for the gentry. Charles Dickens stayed here on a tour of the Lakes in 1856...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 years, 2 months ago
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