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placename:- Castle Hairdressing Room
locality:- Carlisle
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY39805610
10Km square:- NY35
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY3956

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Castle Hairdressing Room -- Carlisle -- Carlisle -- Cumbria / -- 17.9.2012
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Castle Hairdressing Room -- Carlisle -- Carlisle -- Cumbria / -- Shop front. -- 17.9.2012

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
NO1 INCLUDING INTERGRAL SHOP / 1 / CASTLE STREET / CARLISLE / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 386648 / NY3980556106
courtesy of English Heritage
Shop and house. Mid 1890s for WM Hill and Sons, painters. Rough-dressed sandstone with ashlar dressing, string course and modillions. Hipped graduated slate roof; original red brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 5 bays on a semicircular corner site. Central corner-shop window is original, divided into panels, the upper ones under rounded arches of stained glass in floral pattern, the lower panels of wood; right panelled door, all under sign board on wooden pilasters. No.1 to right has panelled door and overlight in stone surround. Sash windows in moulded quoined surrounds, continued over the shop and onto the Finkle Street facade.
INTERIOR not inspected. An earlier house was demolished in 1892 to widen Finkle Street; No.1 does not appear in Kelly's Cumberland Directory, 1894, but was there by 1897. For a history of this corner site see Trans. CWASS, NS, LXXXVI. (Kelly's Cumberland Directory: 1894; Cumb. & West. Antiquarian & Archaeological Soc., New Series: LXXXVI: P.259-260).
district:- Carlisle
listed building
coordinates:- NY39805610
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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