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placename:- Highpark
other name:- Parks ?
parish Loweswater parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY14502026
10Km square:- NY12
The positions of Highpark and Lowpark relative to the Park Beck are interesting.

1Km square NY1420

photograph

Highpark -- Loweswater -- Cumbria / -- 17.8.2011

old map:- Crosthwaite 1783-94 (But/Cru/Low)

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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High Park

placename:- High Park
house
date:- 1783=1794
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s; 1790s

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

Guide book, A Guide to the Lakes, by Thomas West, published by William Pennington, Kendal, Cumbria once Westmorland, and in London, 1778 to 1821.
image WS21P140, button   goto source.
Page 140:-
... The south end [of Loweswater] is overlooked by lofty Mellbreak, at whose foot, a white house within some grass inclosures, under a few trees, stands in the point of beauty.
date:- 1778
period:- 18th century, late; 1770s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
HIGH PARK AND BARNS ADJOINING / / / LOWESWATER / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 72691 / NY1450820263

placename:- High Park
district:- Allerdale
listed building -- barn
coordinates:- NY14502026
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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