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Monks' Bridge House

A Grade II Listed Building in Crosby Ravensworth, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5278 / 54°31'40"N

Longitude: -2.5851 / 2°35'6"W

OS Eastings: 362229

OS Northings: 514884

OS Grid: NY622148

Mapcode National: GBR BJD2.4P

Mapcode Global: WH934.8G77

Entry Name: Monks' Bridge House

Listing Date: 24 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74033

Location: Crosby Ravensworth, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Crosby Ravensworth

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Crosby Ravensworth St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

CROSBY RAVENSWORTH CROSBY RAVENSWORTH
NY 6214 (East side)

24/17 Monks' Bridge house

GV II

House, originally school. Built 1666; remodelled 1784 for William Dent.
2 inscriptions: One, in Roman lettering on frieze: "THIS SCHOOL was rebuilt by
a private Benefactor in the year of our LORD 1784". The second, in script on
the door lintel: "Ingredere ut proficia". Ashlar with chamfered plinth and
rusticated quoins; coursed, squared rubble to gable ends. Graduated slate roof
with stone copings and kneelers. 'T'-shaped plan. Single storey. Plank door
in pedimented architrave with single fixed window to right and paired window to
wing on left, all with impost blocks and keystones to semicircular-headed stone
surrounds. Large semicircular-headed casements to gable ends. Corniced stone
chimney over south gable, bellcote over west, and ornate ball finial over east.


Listing NGR: NY6222614878

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