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Rash House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3039 / 54°18'14"N

Longitude: -2.5212 / 2°31'16"W

OS Eastings: 366184

OS Northings: 489935

OS Grid: SD661899

Mapcode National: GBR BLTN.ZY

Mapcode Global: WH94B.72PW

Plus Code: 9C6V8F3H+HG

Entry Name: Rash House

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383929

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484361

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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162-1/10/131 (North side)
14/06/84 Rash House
(Formerly Listed as:
Rash, barn adjoining to east, barn
to west and barn to south-west)


Farmhouse, now house. Probably mid C18; altered. White-washed
roughly-coursed rubble with quoins, slate roof. Double-depth
plan, plus a short set-back service wing to the right (now
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic, 2 windows, almost symmetrical;
with a continuous stone slate drip-course over the ground
floor. The ground floor has a square-headed doorway offset
slightly right of centre, with C18 fielded panel door, the top
panels shouldered, protected by a small gabled porch made with
monolith stone slab sides (now bowed outwards) and stone slate
roof, flanked by square 2-light casements; the 1st floor has
2-light casements with glazing bars in matching openings
vertically aligned with those below. Gable chimneys. Former
2-storey service wing, now partly collapsed and lacking upper
floor, has stone shelving of former dairy.
INTERIOR: housepart to right has doors with fielded panelling,
parlour to left has built-in cupboard with matching double
doors; doglegged staircase with closed string, rectangular
newels, short turned balusters to the upper flight; coupled
chamber doorways with fielded panel doors; roof of 2 large
pegged collar trusses with raked struts, the principals
apparently re-used cruck blades. Forms group with barn to
south (qv).

Listing NGR: SD6618489935

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