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Dame School

A Grade II Listed Building in Orton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.461 / 54°27'39"N

Longitude: -2.5487 / 2°32'55"W

OS Eastings: 364527

OS Northings: 507430

OS Grid: NY645074

Mapcode National: GBR BJNV.0M

Mapcode Global: WH93J.T4JG

Plus Code: 9C6VFF62+CG

Entry Name: Dame School

Listing Date: 6 October 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74099

Location: Orton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Orton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Orton with Tebay All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 60 NW

13/80 Dame School

Dame school, now dwelling. Built 1780 by Yeomen farmers of Raisbeck and
repaired 1857; converted for use as dwelling in late C20. Coursed, squared
rubble with quoins. Graduated slate roofs. 2 storeys, single bay. Added
lean-to porch with plank inner door and C20 window to right; small casement
above. Stone end chimney.

Listing NGR: NY6452707430

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

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