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Latitude: 54.4276 / 54°25'39"N
Longitude: -2.4304 / 2°25'49"W
OS Eastings: 372172
OS Northings: 503662
OS Grid: NY721036
Mapcode National: GBR CKG7.ML
Mapcode Global: WH93L.MZV3
Entry Name: Town Head Cottage, Former Dame School Adjoining and Area Wall
Listing Date: 24 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1145375
English Heritage Legacy ID: 74153
Location: Ravenstonedale, Eden, Cumbria, CA17
Civil Parish: Ravenstonedale
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Ravenstonedale St Oswald
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
Ravenstonedale (west side),
Town Head Cottage, former Dame School adjoining, & area wall
Cottage; probably C16 with later alterations. Former Dame School adjoining
north end was possibly 1859 conversion of earlier outbuildings (date, with
initials S.W. on panel). Slobbered rubble with quoins to school. Graduated
stone flag roof to cottage, graduated slate roof to school. 2 storeys. Cottage
4 bays: low plank door with 2 casements to left, and one to right on each
floor. School 2 bays, set slightly forward of cottage; Plank door to each
floor on right with stone steps up to 1st floor door; 1st-floor casement with
dated panel to left. Glazing bars to all windows. Large corbelled stone
chimney to south end of cottage, rendered chimney to south end of school.
Coursed, squared rubble area wall c.3 ft high to front of cottage.
Listing NGR: NY7217203662
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