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placename:- Body Shop, The
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY40095598
10Km square:- NY45
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY4055

photograph

Body Shop, The -- Carlisle -- Cumbria / -- 30.6.2013

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
/ 70 / SCOTCH STREET / CARLISLE / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 386862 / NY4008855979
courtesy of English Heritage
House now shop. Late C18 (incorporating fragments of an earlier building), with later alterations. Painted stucco walls on chamfered painted stone plinth, with painted V-jointed quoins and eaves cornice. Roof replaced 1990. 2 and a half storeys, 2 bays with single-bay return. This property is a continuation of St Albans Row, but its gable projects into Scotch Street. C20 angle panelled doors in painted stone surround under coved hood. C19 elliptically-arched shop windows in painted stone surrounds on both facades. Upper floor and attic sash windows in painted stone surrounds. New arched opening inserted to ground floor on Scotch Street elevation in 1990.
INTERIOR completely gutted in 1990 redevelopment. Alterations revealed a remnant of a timber-framed building at the south-west corner adjacent to No.4 St Albans Row. Posts and braces from a 2-storey jettied arch-braced building, similar to the Guildhall. Retained in renovation behind new work.
district:- Carlisle
listed building
coordinates:- NY40085597
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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