History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Monks' Bridge House

A Grade II Listed Building in Crosby Ravensworth, Cumbria

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


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

Find accommodation in
Crosby Ravensworth

Listing Text

NY 6214 (East side)

24/17 Monks' Bridge house


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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.