THE TURF INN - Carlisle - List Entry

  • Description

    "Grandstand hotel for the racecourse, now public house and restaurant. 1839-40 for the shareholders, with 1874 extension by Daniel Birkett. Snecked calciferous sandstone ashlar (all dressings of this stone) on chamfered plinth with angle pilasters, string courses and cornice. Patterned cast-iron parapet railings. Sloping graduated local slate roof with central opening; formerly stepped as grandstand hence the central access; ashlar end chimney stacks. 3 storeys, 5 bays with 2-storey, 5-bay extension. The Newark Terrace facade has central double door and overlight in pilastered surround with cornice. 3 central bays project slightly for full 3 storeys...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 1 month ago
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