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placename:- Gondola
site name:- Coniston Water
parish Coniston parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
steam yacht; yacht
coordinates:- SD309970
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3097

photograph

Gondola -- Coniston Water -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 28.4.2006
photograph

Gondola -- Coniston Water -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 28.4.2006

source:- Philip/Wilson 1890s

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CONISTON STEAM GONDOLA.
date:- 1895
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

old print:- Pearson 1900s

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Print, halftone photograph, The Gondola on Coniston Water, Coniston, Lancashire, published by C Arthur Pearson, Henrietta Street, London, 1900s.
On p.101 of Pearson's Gossipy Guide to the English Lakes and Neighbouring Districts.
printed at bottom:-
GONDOLA ON CONISTON WATER. (p.100).

placename:- Gondola, The
date:- 1900=1909
period:- 1900s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
S.V. GONDOLA STORES / / / CONISTON / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76805 / SD3024398122
courtesy of English Heritage
Barn and cow house. Probably C17. Stone rubble and slate roof. 8-bay barn with cow house under south-east end and outshut to rear. Windows have timber lintels, 5 have casements, but 2 end bays have unglazed 4-light wooden chamfered-mullioned windows, that to 7th bay has stubs of intermediate bars, that to 8th bay has one mullion missing, but retains one intermediate bar. Pivoted barn doors to 7th bay. Gable ends have triangular owl holes. Cow house has inserted garage doors, the lintel re-used beam with remains of withies for plaster partitioning and 3 windows and entrance with pivoted door with ventilation slots, one of windows is former entrance. Interior has stop chamfered posts and beams; barn has 3 exposed collar and tie beam trusses, the rest ceiled over. Property of The National Trust.

other name:- Gondola Stores
district:- South Lakeland
listed building -- barn
coordinates:- SD30249812
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Gondola -- Coniston Water -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 28.4.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Gondola -- Coniston Water -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 28.4.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Gondola -- Coniston Water -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 28.4.2006
tiny photograph, 
button to large Gondola -- Coniston Water -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- 28.4.2006

hearsay Referred to as Captain Flint's Boathouse by Arthur Ransome.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2008

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