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Latitude: 54.2646 / 54°15'52"N
Longitude: -2.4322 / 2°25'55"W
OS Eastings: 371945
OS Northings: 485521
OS Grid: SD719855
Mapcode National: GBR CMG4.71
Mapcode Global: WH94K.M20J
Entry Name: Low Nun House
Listing Date: 16 March 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1383810
English Heritage Legacy ID: 484242
Location: Dent, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10
District: South Lakeland
Civil Parish: Dent
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Dent with Cowgill
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD78NW DEEPDALE LANE
162-1/11/7 (East side)
16/03/54 Low Nun House
Farmhouse. Later C19 incorporating some earlier fabric.
Slobbered rubble with some quoins; graduated slate roof.
Cruciform plan formed by 2-unit main range on north-south axis
with porch on west side and porch-wing on east side, and
lean-to outbuilding at south end.
2 storeys and 3 windows; gabled porch offset right of centre
has doorway in south side, C17-style round-headed window in
front wall with leaded glazing, stepped surround and
medallions in the spandrels, stone slate hoodmould, and roof
with oversailing eaves and verges on wooden brackets. Left of
the porch is a square 2-light stair-window, and apart from
this each floor has 2 square 2-light windows, all small-paned
with Gothick glazing bars. Gable chimneys. Full-height lean-to
at south end. Rear wing has doorway and round-headed window
like those of front porch.
INTERIOR not inspected.
Listing NGR: SD7194585521
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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