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Barn Attached to West End of Birchentree Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.271 / 54°16'15"N

Longitude: -2.3952 / 2°23'42"W

OS Eastings: 374357

OS Northings: 486216

OS Grid: SD743862

Mapcode National: GBR CMQ1.7R

Mapcode Global: WH94D.5XN6

Plus Code: 9C6V7JC3+9W

Entry Name: Barn Attached to West End of Birchentree Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383823

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484255

Location: Dent, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

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

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162-1/11/21 (South side)
14/06/84 Barn attached to west end of
Birchentree Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
Birchentree and attached barn to


Small barn attached to farmhouse, with added shippon. Probably
C19; shippon added in early C20. Four-bay plan on east-west
axis facing north, with very prominent full-height lean-to
shippon covering all but the left end, which has a wagon
doorway with a wooden lintel protected by a stone-slate
drip-band. Doorway in side of shippon, close to junction with
barn. Rear has some through-stones, and one opening with
rubble voussoirs. INTERIOR: main range has three C19
principal-rafter trusses (softwood). Forms group with
Birchentree Farmhouse adjoining to left (qv).

Listing NGR: SD7435786216

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