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Corisca Cottage and Adjoining Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalston, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8354 / 54°50'7"N

Longitude: -2.9748 / 2°58'29"W

OS Eastings: 337484

OS Northings: 549393

OS Grid: NY374493

Mapcode National: GBR 7DNJ.RF

Mapcode Global: WH808.8QNF

Entry Name: Corisca Cottage and Adjoining Cottages

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087434

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78296

Location: Dalston, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Dalston

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dalston St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/06/2016

NY 34 NE

Corsica Cottage and adjoining cottages

(Formerly listed as Corsica Cottage and adjoining outbuildings)

House and adjoining cottages. Late C17, early and mid C18 with C19 extension. House: incised painted stucco over red sandstone rubble, end bay left of painted C19 brick. Welsh slate roof, lower courses of sandstone slates, coped gables; C20 brick chimney stacks. Central outbuildings: cobble walls on painted plinth with flush red sandstone quoins. Steeply pitched Welsh slate roof with bottom course of sandstone slates, with coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Outbuilding to right: cement render over clay, front wall partly of C20 brick. Steeply pitched Welsh slate roof with brick chimney stacks. 2-storey 3-bay house with single-bay extension under common roof to left. 2-storey, 2-bay central former houses to right. Single-storey, 3-bay original house to extreme right. Plank door in painted stone surround. Sash windows with glazing bars in painted stone surrounds. End bay has C19 sash window under painted lintel with painted stone sill. C19 Yorkshire sash window above with painted stone sill. Central outbuilding has plank doors, that to left in quoined surround. Casement windows in original C18 painted stone surrounds. Original house has extensive C20 alterations; rear wall has door and windows in C18 surrounds. Interior has one pair of full crucks.

Listing NGR: NY3748449393

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