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High Barth and Attached Barn

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2875 / 54°17'14"N

Longitude: -2.4674 / 2°28'2"W

OS Eastings: 369668

OS Northings: 488081

OS Grid: SD696880

Mapcode National: GBR CL6V.LT

Mapcode Global: WH94C.2H9J

Entry Name: High Barth and Attached Barn

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383891

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484323

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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Listing Text


DENT

SD68NE DENTDALE
162-1/10/91 (North side)
14/06/84 High Barth and attached barn
(Formerly Listed as:
DENTDALE
High Barth)

GV II

Farmhouse, now house, with attached barn. Late C17, rebuilt in
earlier C19; altered. Roughly coursed thin sandstone rubble
with dressed quoins, stone slate roof. Linear 3-bay plan on
east-west axis facing south with an almost continuous
full-height rear outshut; barn attached to west end.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and 4 windows, with a plain square-headed
doorway offset to the right, a 2-light window above the
doorway with cusped lights, metal glazing bars and a casement
opening in the lower part of the left light; two 3-light
windows on each floor to the left and one on each floor to the
right; all these windows with square-cut plain surrounds and
flat-faced mullions, similar glazing bars and similar casement
openings in the centre lights. Ridge chimney and gable
chimneys. Lower and earlier barn continues at left end. Rear:
added lean-to porch in angle at west end of outshut; 2-light
window above this, like those at the front. The barn, of large
roughly-coursed rubble, with a stone slate roof, 2 low
storeys, has an external flight of steps to a loft doorway in
the centre, various square windows on both floors to the left,
and a square-headed wagon doorway in the west gable, with a
massive monolithic lintel.
INTERIOR: the west room contains a bakstone and a
salt-cupboard.


Listing NGR: SD6966888081

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