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The Croft

A Grade II Listed Building in Matterdale, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6061 / 54°36'21"N

Longitude: -2.8672 / 2°52'1"W

OS Eastings: 344079

OS Northings: 523780

OS Grid: NY440237

Mapcode National: GBR 8HF5.1M

Mapcode Global: WH81G.XHT8

Entry Name: The Croft

Listing Date: 31 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318834

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74559

Location: Matterdale, Eden, Cumbria, CA11

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Matterdale

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Watermillock

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

MATTERDALE BENNETHEAD
NY 42 SW
6/157 The Croft

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GV II
House and attached barns. Late C18 or early C19. Roughcast stone with ashlar
dressings and slate roofs. U-plan, house of 2 storeys with lower outbuildings.
South elevation of 3 bays with flanking recessed and lower outbuildings, part of
that to left is now part of house. Quoins. Windows have C20 small-paned
casements, that to 1st bay of ground floor replaced by canted bay window.
Central round-headed entrance has open pediment and small-paned glazed door.
Ashlar gable-end stacks with caps. Outbuilding to left has inserted C20
windows. North elevation has sashed windows with glazing bars, those to 1st
floor with opening lights; central bay has round-headed stair window with
pilasters and key, intersecting glazing bars to head; small window below and to
right. Narrow flanking bays have entrances. Barn to left has stable entrance
with paired doors; end lean-to outbuilding. Barn to right has central entrance
as opposite, sashed window to left, double mounting block to right; end
round-headed recess with bowl and later garage wing in keeping.


Listing NGR: NY4407923780

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