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Bank House church House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1552 / 54°9'18"N

Longitude: -3.1874 / 3°11'14"W

OS Eastings: 322554

OS Northings: 473916

OS Grid: SD225739

Mapcode National: GBR 6N5D.R7

Mapcode Global: WH72B.0THF

Entry Name: Bank House church House

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197886

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388428

Location: Dalton Town with Newton, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA15

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Civil Parish: Dalton Town with Newton

Built-Up Area: Dalton-in-Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


SD2273 CHURCH STREET, Dalton In Furness
708-1/11/165 (North side)
06/05/76 Nos.5 AND 5A
Bank House (5) and Church House (5A)
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Nos.1-6 (Consecutive))


2 houses formerly farmhouse and attached barn (Walton). Late
C18-early C19, altered C19 and C20. Roughcast over stone,
plain and graduated slate roofs. Bank House (No.5): 2 storeys
and attic, 2 windows to 1st floor; No.5A on left has 2 storeys
and 2 windows to 1st floor. Bank House: doorway on left with
part-glazed, 6-panel door under moulded stone hood on Doric
columns; two 4-pane sashes to right have projecting sills and
raised surrounds; canted bay window to left of doorway. 1st
floor: over door is a C20 canted bay window with plain sashes
and glazed roof; 16-pane sash on right. Altered attic windows
in gabled half-dormers. Limestone end stacks. No.5A: C20 door
with sidelights flanked, on left, by large C20 casement with
arched lights and, on right, by the bay window to Bank House.
1st floor: two C20 casements with glazing bars. End stack on
left and tall ridge stack. INTERIOR: Bank House has
basket-arched recess and round-arched limestone fireplace in
ground-floor room to front right; altered staircase. Both
shown in a photograph of 1896: Bank House then with original
windows to upper floors; No.5A with large bay window to left
of door. The columns said to have come from a building
fronting Dalton Castle. Large window of No.5A lit a billiard
room in annexe to Bank House. No.5A included for group value
and because of interlocked freehold.
(Walton J E: Dalton in Furness in Old Picture Postcards:
Netherlands: 1983-: 45).

Listing NGR: SD2255473916

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