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Barn to North East of Blake Rigg

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.258 / 54°15'28"N

Longitude: -2.4193 / 2°25'9"W

OS Eastings: 372782

OS Northings: 484789

OS Grid: SD727847

Mapcode National: GBR CMK6.0C

Mapcode Global: WH94K.T74K

Plus Code: 9C6V7H5J+67

Entry Name: Barn to North East of Blake Rigg

Listing Date: 11 August 1978

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484389

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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162-1/14/160 Barn to north-east of Blake Rigg
(Formerly Listed as:
Blake Rigg and Barn to north-east)


Small barn or shippon. Probably C18; altered. Large
dry-jointed sandstone rubble brought to courses, with quoins;
stone slate roof. Rectangular 3-cell plan on east-west axis
facing south, with full-height internal stone partitions; 3rd
cell set back slightly. The centre has a doorway with a wooden
lintel and stone-slate drip-band; the set-back 3rd bay has a
doorway at the junction, with a stone lintel. The west gable
wall has a doorway near the south corner, with a stone lintel
and a board door, and a small opening near the rear corner.
INTERIOR: centre bay has wooden manger on rear wall. Purlin
roofs carried by stone partition walls.
Forms group with Blake Rigg (qv). Included as part of a
significant and prominent farmstead group at Blake Rigg.

Listing NGR: SD7278284789

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