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placename:- Tower Bank Arms
locality:- Near Sawrey
parish Claife parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
inn
coordinates:- SD37059558
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3795

photograph

Tower Bank Arms -- Near Sawrey -- Claife -- Cumbria / -- Innsign, a Beatric Potter illustration? -- 23.1.2009
photograph

Tower Bank Arms -- Near Sawrey -- Claife -- Cumbria / -- 23.1.2009

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
TOWER BANK ARMS AND PUBLIC HOUSE / / B 5285 / CLAIFE / SOUTH LAKELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76723 / SD3704295575
courtesy of English Heritage
Public House. Probably C18 or early C19. Roughcast stone with slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays, the 1st bay canted back, possibly later. Ground floor has bay window with hipped roof and paired sashes with horns to 1st bay; 2nd and 3rd bays have sashed windows, that to 2nd bay with vertical glazing bars, that to 3rd bay with glazing bars. 1st floor has sashed window with glazing bars to 1st bay, and small-paned casements to 2nd and 3rd bays. Entrance between 2nd and 3rd bays has timber gabled porch with clock to gable. Gable-end stacks. Left return has gabled 2-bay range to rear, with lean-to outshut projecting as single-pitch wing; gabled porch. Right return has lean-to outshut. Rear is low, built into hillside below Hill Top (q.v.). The building was illustrated by Beatrix Potter in 'The Tale of Jemima Puddleduck', 1908, p.58, a reproduction of which is on inn sign to left return.

placename:- Tower Bank Arms
district:- South Lakeland
listed building
coordinates:- SD37049557
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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tiny photograph, 
button to large Tower Bank Arms -- Near Sawrey -- Claife -- Cumbria / -- Clock over the porch:- -- 'W. HIRD / BARROW' -- 23.1.2009

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