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Red Spears

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalston, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7901 / 54°47'24"N

Longitude: -2.969 / 2°58'8"W

OS Eastings: 337788

OS Northings: 544340

OS Grid: NY377443

Mapcode National: GBR 7FQ1.0P

Mapcode Global: WH80G.CVFQ

Entry Name: Red Spears

Listing Date: 19 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78283

Location: Dalston, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Dalston

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Raughton Head All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


12/98 Red Spears


Farmhouse now private house. Dated over former entrance 1671 (could be 1611 but
covered with ivy); C18 and C19 alterations. Whitewashed sandstone; Welsh slate
roof with rear of sandstone slates, brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys, 2 bays. 2
ground floor 2-light stone-mullioned windows and small fire window to right.
2-pane sash windows on both floors to left in C18 painted architraves. Upper
floor 2-pane sash window in C19 surround to right. Cross-passage entrance to
right has been retained as garden entrance with chamfered surround and dated and
inscribed lintel. Corresponding rear entrance has gone, but one chamfered jamb
remains. Side entrance from cross passage in C19 surround. End wall left has
C20 windows in C19 surrounds. Repairs to the walls suggest that the building
was derelict for a number of years in the C19.

Listing NGR: NY3778844340

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