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Denton Foot

A Grade II Listed Building in Nether Denton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9544 / 54°57'15"N

Longitude: -2.6703 / 2°40'13"W

OS Eastings: 357170

OS Northings: 562402

OS Grid: NY571624

Mapcode National: GBR 9CS4.PS

Mapcode Global: WH7ZT.YQLR

Entry Name: Denton Foot

Listing Date: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051049

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78067

Location: Nether Denton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA8

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Nether Denton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Nether Denton St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


2/76 Denton Foot


House, formerly fortified farmhouse (bastle). Dated 1594 on lintel and initials
C.B. (Christopher Bell), with early C19 additions and alterations. Calciferous
sandstone rubble walls over 2 metres thick, on chamfered plinth and large flush
quoins; Welsh slate roof and coped gables, C19 cream brick chimney stacks.
2-storey, 3-bay original house, with extension of 2 storeys, 2 bays to left.
Original house now has C19 2-pane sash windows with chamfered surrounds; central
upper floor window has been recut through filled entrance, with reused dated
lintel. Side wall right has filled ground floor entrance and small attic
window. Rear wall has 2 small original first floor windows with original iron
grilles. Extension left has C19 porch and similar C19 windows to house, with
rusticated surrounds. Listing excludes outbuildings. See R.C.H.M., Shielings &
castles, 1970, p77.

Listing NGR: NY5717062402

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