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Bentham (Calf Cop) Friends Meeting House and Burial Ground Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bentham, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1266 / 54°7'35"N

Longitude: -2.5376 / 2°32'15"W

OS Eastings: 364965

OS Northings: 470211

OS Grid: SD649702

Mapcode National: GBR BNQQ.FH

Mapcode Global: WH952.ZJSV

Entry Name: Bentham (Calf Cop) Friends Meeting House and Burial Ground Wall

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317065

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324059

Location: Bentham, Craven, North Yorkshire, LA2

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Bentham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bentham

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/11/2016.

SD 67 SW,

Bentham (Calf Cop) Friends Meeting House and burial ground wall

(Formerly listed as: Calf Cop Chapel and burial ground wall)




Friends' meeting house. Late C18 with early C18 origins. Slobbered rubble, tooled
ashlar dressings, stone slate roof. Central staircase plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Entrance right of centre in C19 fronted gabled porch of tooled ashlar; ball finial
to gable. Tooled ashlar surround to entrance on square base; lintel with date
1718 in bas relief; 6 panel door. To left are 2 large windows to meeting room
with tooled ashlar surrounds; 24 pane sashes. To right of entrance is similar
but smaller ground floor window with 6 pane sashes and similar window on upper
floor with 16 pane sashes. Shaped eaves modillions. Projecting right-hand gable
end ridge stack. Interior: stone flagged entrance passage. 6 panel door with
L shaped hinges to meeting room. Meeting room has dado panelling. Stone dog-
leg staircase. Upper floor gallery with bobbin balusters. Wall to burial ground.
Slobbered rubble and coping. Tooled ashlar gateposts.

Listing NGR: SD6496570211

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