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Carlow Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2673 / 54°16'2"N

Longitude: -2.3529 / 2°21'10"W

OS Eastings: 377112

OS Northings: 485794

OS Grid: SD771857

Mapcode National: GBR DM03.D1

Mapcode Global: WH94L.T0RF

Plus Code: 9C6V7J8W+WR

Entry Name: Carlow Hill

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484265

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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162-1/12/32 (South side)
14/06/84 Carlow Hill


Also known as: Carlow Hall Cottage DENTDALE.
Small farmhouse with attached peat-house and shippon, now
house. Probably earlier C18; enlarged in C19 and altered.
White-painted random rubble with quoins, stone slate roof.
Single-depth plan formerly one unit, enlarged by addition of
2nd unit at south end, with shippon/barn attached at north end
built into rising slope.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 1:1:1 windows, with vertical joints left
and right of the centre bay; a square-headed doorway to the
left of the 1st joint, protected by a small early C20 gabled
wooden porch; one 8-pane sashed window on each floor to the
left, with vertical glazing bars only; a small 2-light
casement at ground floor to the right and a small square
6-pane sash above. Attached peat-house to the right, breaking
forwards slightly, has 12-pane fixed window at 1st-floor
level, with one opening pane. Ridge chimney at junction of 1st
and 2nd bays, gable chimney to left. Small lean-to outbuilding
attached to right-hand gable wall of peat-house. Rear:
full-height outshut to south end, lean-to in angle with this.
INTERIOR: doorway in thick stone partition wall between 1st
and 2nd bays (formerly the south gable wall), with original
board door and strap hinges; chamfered axial beam in centre
bay, with exposed joists; otherwise altered.

Listing NGR: SD7711285794

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