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Barn Approximately 5 Metres North East of Burton Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3033 / 54°18'11"N

Longitude: -2.5045 / 2°30'16"W

OS Eastings: 367266

OS Northings: 489864

OS Grid: SD672898

Mapcode National: GBR BLYP.K4

Mapcode Global: WH94B.H3LB

Plus Code: 9C6V8F3W+85

Entry Name: Barn Approximately 5 Metres North East of Burton Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383830

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484262

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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162-1/10/29 (North side)
14/06/84 Barn approx. 5m north-east of Burton
Hill Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
Burton Hill, washhouse to west, barn
adjoining to east and barn to


Combined barn, cart shed, shippon (etc). Probably C17 and C19;
altered. Mixed rubble with quoins, slate and stone slate
roofs. L-plan formed by main range on north-south axis with
lean-to cart shed attached to west side and bank barn added to
east side of north end.
The cart shed, extending almost the full width, with a
cat-slide roof, has a pair of square-headed wagon doorways in
the southern half, and a smaller garage doorway at the north
end. The south gable has one small and one large window at
ground floor and a 4-tiered pigeon-cote in the gable. The east
side, with through-stones on 4 levels, has a chamfered 1-light
window on each floor near the south end, a doorway in the
centre, and a small lean-to in the angle with bank barn. The
south side of the bank barn has a shippon doorway in the
centre, an oblong window to the left and 2 small rectangular
windows to the right; the north side has an outshut to the
left with a catslide roof, and a wagon doorway in the centre
protected by a pentice roof carried across from this. Early
C19 roof trusses.
Forms group with Burton Hill Farmhouse (qv) and washhouse to
north of that (qv). Similar in plan and phasing to barns at
Gap (qv) and Hewthwaite (qv).

Listing NGR: SD6726689864

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