History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

East Banks Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 54.272 / 54°16'19"N

Longitude: -2.4472 / 2°26'49"W

OS Eastings: 370976

OS Northings: 486348

OS Grid: SD709863

Mapcode National: GBR CMB1.ZD

Mapcode Global: WH94C.CWXF

Entry Name: East Banks Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383853

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484285

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

Find accommodation in
Dent

Listing Text


DENT

SD7086 DENTDALE
162-1/25/52 (South side)
East Banks Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse. Late C17 or early C18; altered. Slobbered rubble
with large quoins, stone slate roof. Broad T-plan formed by
single-depth 2-unit main range on east-west axis, facing
north, with a large rear outshut to the centre under a
catslide roof; and a lean-to addition at the left end.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, 2 widely-spaced 1st-floor windows; with a
plinth, and a continuous weathered drip-course over the ground
floor. The ground floor has a square-headed doorway offset
slightly left of centre (protected by a light pitched canopy
on wooden struts); a square 8-pane sash to the left, with
vertical glazing bars only, and a rectangular fire-window
further left with fixed 9-pane glazing; and an oblong 3-light
casement to the right. Above each of the 2 principal windows
at ground floor is a square 8-pane sash like that at ground
floor. Corbelled chimneys at both gables, that to the left
square, more prominently corbelled and from a lower level than
that to the right. At the rear the outshut and 2nd bay are
back-to-earth at ground-floor level; the outshut has one
square window on each floor of its east side, and another
small window in the rear wall, and the rear of the 2nd bay has
a 2-light casement at 1st floor.
INTERIOR: stone partition wall immediately right of doorway,
C19 inserted partition to left of doorway; 2 lateral beams in
housepart to left, both boxed; no beams visible in kitchen to
right; dairy and staircase in rear outshut. A good example of
its type and date. Forms group with barn approx. 5m to west
(qv) and stable approx. 10m to north (qv).

Listing NGR: SD7097686348

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.