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placename:- Thomlinson Junior School
other name:- Westmorland House
locality:- Wigton
parish Wigton parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
school
coordinates:- NY25554815
10Km square:- NY24
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY2548

photograph

Thomlinson Junior School -- Wigton -- Wigton -- Cumbria / -- 27.7.2013
photograph

Thomlinson Junior School -- Wigton -- Wigton -- Cumbria / -- 27.7.2013

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 29 5)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Westmorland House
building/s
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
THOMLINSON JUNIOR SCHOOL / / HIGH STREET / WIGTON / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 72027 / NY2555048151
courtesy of English Heritage
House called The Flosh, then Westmorland House, now school. Late C18 with extensive 1800-1807 alterations for and by John Westmorland and 1898 school extensions by Oliver and Dodgson (weathered inscription and date 1730 come from the earlier school on Market Hill). Flemish bond brickwork with V-jointed quoins on chamfered plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with ashlar chimney stacks. Original house: 2 storeys, 5 bays with 3-bay extension to right under common roof. T-shaped school extension to extreme right is of red brick, 3 storeys. C20 door in prostyle Doric porch with triglyph and metope frieze under dentilled cornice. Sash windows with glazing bars in stone surrounds. Tripartite window over entrance has been partly blocked. Extension has similar sash windows with flanking ground-floor lancets. School extension has C20 door in angle porch on single Ionic column. Casement windows in alternate block surrounds with keyed entablature. Hall has flat stone-mullioned windows with similar windows above, in round-headed surround under battlemented gable. See William Carrick, History of Wigton, 1949, pp263-4. Rear extensions are of no interest.

placename:- Thomlinson Junior School
other name:- Flosh, The
other name:- Westmorland House
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY25554815
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

The gate piers look like cast iron? not rusticated stone.
courtesy of English Heritage
WALL AND GATES IN FRONT OF THOMLINSON JUNIOR SCHOOL / / HIGH STREET / WIGTON / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 72028 / NY2557748152
courtesy of English Heritage
Former front garden wall and gates, now playground wall to Thomlinson Junior School. Early C19. Low brick wall under chamfered stone coping with square rusticated stone piers under pyramidal caps. Serpentine shaped wall with round rusticated gate piers with oval decoration and urn finials. Wrought-Iron gates with speared rails and scroll decoration. Listed partly for G.V. with Thomlinson Junior School.
district:- Allerdale
listed building -- gate -- garden wall
coordinates:- NY25574815
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Thomlinson Junior School -- Wigton -- Wigton -- Cumbria / -- Plaque marking the older building. -- 27.7.2013
tiny photograph, 
button to large Thomlinson Junior School -- Wigton -- Wigton -- Cumbria / -- Gate. -- 27.7.2013

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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