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placename:- Fell Foot
other name:- Fell Foot Park
parish Staveley-in-Cartmel parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
park; building/s
coordinates:- SD3887
10Km square:- SD38

1Km square SD3887

old map:- Garnett 1850s-60s H

Map of the English Lakes, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, published by John Garnett, Windermere, Westmorland, 1850s-60s.
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Fellfoot
blocks, settlement

placename:- Fellfoot
date:- 1850=1869
period:- 19th century, late; 1850s; 1860s

old map:- Ford 1839 map

Map of the Lake District, published in A Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, 1839.
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Fell Foot

placename:- Fell Foot
county:- Lancashire
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

source:- Otley 1818

New Map of the District of the Lakes, in Westmorland, Cumberland, and Lancashire, scale about 4 miles to 1 inch, by Jonathan Otley, engraved by J and G Menzies, Edinburgh, Lothian, Scotland, published by J Otley, Keswick, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1818; pblished 1818 to 1850s.
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Fell foot

placename:- Fell Foot

old map:- Clarke 1787 map (Windermere S)

Map series, lakes and roads to the Lakes, by James Clarke, engraved by S J Neele, 352 Strand, London, included in A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, published by James Clarke, Penrith, and in London etc, from 1787 to 1793.
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Fell Foot

placename:- Fell Foot
house
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

old map:- West 1784 map

A Map of the Lakes in Cumberland, Westmorland and Lancashire, now Cumbria, scale about 3.5 miles to 1 inch, engraved by Paas, 53 Holborn, London, included in the Guide to the Lakes by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Westmorland, and in London, from the 3rd edition 1784, to 1821.
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placename:- Fellfoot
building/s
county:- Lancashire

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (Win/Ble)

Series of maps, An Accurate Map of the Matchless Lake of Derwent, of the Grand Lake of Windermere, of the Beautiful Lake of Ullswater, of Broadwater or Bassenthwaite Lake, of Coniston Lake, of Buttermere, Crummock and Loweswater Lakes, and Pocklington's Island, by Peter Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumberland now Cumbria, 1783 to 1794.
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Fell foot / F. Astley Esqr.
block, building/s

placename:- Fell Foot
person:- : Astley, F
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

descriptive text:- West 1778 (11th edn 1821)

Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
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Page 71, footnote:-
On the banks of Windermere-water, have been lately built many elegant villas; by ... Mr. Dixon, Fell-foot; ... These objects, as works of art, most of which are done in styles suitable to their situation, give an air of consequence to the country, ...
person:- : Dixon, Mr
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MANAGER'S HOUSE, FELL FOOT PARK / / A592 / STAVELEY IN CARTMEL / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 421914 / SD3816487118
courtesy of English Heritage
Gas works, now house. 1869. Coursed stone rubble with limestone dressings and slate roof. 2 storeys with attic, 3 bays, the central bay breaks forward under gable with decorative bargeboards. Quoins. Windows have limestone lintels and casements, some original, with chamfered members. Attic has triangular-headed window. Entrance has studded door and decorative strap hinges. Rear has projecting wing with lean-to extensions to returns; 2 stacks and raking louvres to roof. Returns have decorative bargeboards. Built for Col. G.J.M. Ridehalgh of Fell Foot, from 1854 member of the 1st sailing committee of Windermere Sailing Club and one of the founders of the Royal Windermere Yacht Club. The house has been demolished.
district:- South Lakeland
listed building -- gas works
coordinates:- SD38168711
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

road book:- Cary 1798 (2nd edn 1802)

Road book, Cary's New Itinerary, by John Cary, published by G and J Cary, 86 St James's Street, London, 1798-1828.
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page 653-654
Within 1/2 a Mile of Newby Bridge, on r. is Fell Foot, Jeremiah Dixon, Esq. ...

placename:- Fell Foot
person:- : Dixon, Jeremiah
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

old print:-
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Print, coloured lithograph, Fell Foot, Windermere, Lancashire, engraved by J McGahey, from a photograph by Bowness, printed by J Richardson, Barrow-in-Furness, 1870?
printed at bottom left, right, centre:-
On Stone by J. McGahey / from a Photograph by Bowness / & Printed by J Richardson, Barrow in Furness / FELL FOOT, WINDERMERE,- THE RESIDENCE OF G. J. M. RIDEHALGH, ESQ.

placename:- Fell Foot
person:- : Ridehalgh, G J M
date:- 1860=1899
period:- 19th century, late

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