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Hacker Gill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2705 / 54°16'13"N

Longitude: -2.3965 / 2°23'47"W

OS Eastings: 374272

OS Northings: 486168

OS Grid: SD742861

Mapcode National: GBR CMP1.YX

Mapcode Global: WH94D.5X1J

Plus Code: 9C6V7JC3+69

Entry Name: Hacker Gill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383879

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484311

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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162-1/11/79 (South side)
14/06/84 Hacker Gill Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:


Farmhouse. Probably late C17, enlarged in C18 and altered in
C19 and C20. Roughly coursed sandstone rubble mostly painted
white, stone slate roof. Single-depth 3-unit plan on east-west
axis facing south (the western unit probably an early
addition) with an integral outbuilding at the east end and an
outshut to the rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and 1:2 widely separated windows. The
2-window portion in the centre has a former doorway offset
slightly right of centre altered as a window, and a former
window to the right of that altered as a doorway; an oblong
8-pane sash to the left at ground floor and square 6-pane
sashes at 1st floor above the outer openings at ground floor
(that to the right set slightly higher than that to the left).
The 1-unit portion to the left has a doorway abutting the
junction, a window to the left with altered glazing and a
6-pane sash above. Gable chimney to left, ridge chimney at
junction. Store at right hand end. Rear: random
through-stones; pairs of sashed windows flanking the junction
on both floors (6-pane at ground floor, 4-pane above); and a
small round-headed 1-light window with hollow spandrels at
ground floor to the left (and a small shouldered window at 1st
floor above that inserted c1959).
INTERIOR: west bay has large cambered lateral beam approx. 2.5
metres from end wall; centre bay has 2 axial beams; roof
trusses with exposed tie-beams at 1st floor of centre and west
bays, the former with re-used cruck blades as principals.
Forms group with stable range to west (qv).

Listing NGR: SD7427286168

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