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The Oaks

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalston, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8263 / 54°49'34"N

Longitude: -2.9842 / 2°59'3"W

OS Eastings: 336868

OS Northings: 548383

OS Grid: NY368483

Mapcode National: GBR 7DLM.QP

Mapcode Global: WH808.4Y7G

Entry Name: The Oaks

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78321

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

NY 34 NE DALSTON Hawkesdale


10/135 The Oaks

NY 368483
1/4/57
II

House. Early or mid C17 with late C17 alterations and late C18 addition. Large
blocks of red sandstone rubble with flush quoins; extension of red sandstone
ashlar with V-jointed calciferous sandstone quoins; sandstone slate roof;
extension with hipped greenslate roof, ashlar chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 5
bays, with higher 2-storey, 3-bay extension to left. Central window has late
C17 bolection moulded architrave of the former entrance. Ground floor sash
windows with glazing bars in late C17 enlarged architraves under drip moulds.
Yorkshire sash windows with glazing bars above, in chamfered surrounds under
drip moulds. Extension: 6-panel door under radial fanlight in open-pedimented
Doric doorcase. Sash windows with glazing bars in painted stone surrounds.
Ancestral home of the Blamire family, who changed the name of the house from
Hollinbush to The Oaks. Outbuildings to right are not of interest.


Listing NGR: NY3686848383

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