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placename:- Eden Grove
parish Stanwix Rural parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
coordinates:- NY43875928
10Km square:- NY45

1Km square NY4359

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
courtesy of English Heritage
House. Early C19 for Richard Carruthers. Red sandstone ashlar, graduated slate roof with lead hips, ashlar chimney stacks. Basement and single storey, 3 bays with wing of 4 bays: Regency Villa. Stepped tetrastyle portico with Doric fluted columns, moulded entablature and moulded pediment. Entrance has tapering pilaster strips flanked by sash side lights. C20 door with glazed fanlight. Channelled ashlar up to string course level. Same tapering pilaster strips to window surrounds, sashes with glazing bars. Wing has hipped roof, sash windows with glazing bars. In front and joined to the house is a screen wall of ashlar, 2 projecting entrances with rounded-heads, one blind other with C20 wrought iron gate: wall extends to enclose small garden. Mr Carruthers was an artist who was advised to go to South America for his health, where he made his fortune, returning to build this house where he died in 1876.

placename:- Eden Grove
district:- Carlisle
listed building
coordinates:- NY43875928
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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