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Far End Cottage and Barn Attached to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2805 / 54°16'49"N

Longitude: -2.4717 / 2°28'18"W

OS Eastings: 369386

OS Northings: 487306

OS Grid: SD693873

Mapcode National: GBR CL5Y.PB

Mapcode Global: WH94C.0N9W

Entry Name: Far End Cottage and Barn Attached to West

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484395

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

SD6987 GAWTHROP
162-1/23/163 Far End Cottage and barn attached to
14/06/84 west

GV II

Small farmhouse with attached barn; unoccupied at time of
inspection (August 1994). Probably late C17 or early C18;
altered. White-washed rubble with quoins, stone slate roof.
Single-depth 2-unit plan on east-west axis facing south, with
barn continued at west end.
EXTERIOR: 2 low storeys and 2 windows. The ground floor has a
wide gabled porch with a square-headed doorway and a
drip-band; a 3-light casement to the left, an altered 1-light
opening in the left corner (now lacking glazing), and a narrow
4-pane fixed window to the right; the upper floor has a small
square 2-light sliding sash window to the left, with glazing
bars, and a 2-light casement on a slightly lower level to the
right. Square chimney on ridge at junction to left, gable
chimney to right. Barn to left has doorway in centre altered
as window (lacking glazing), square loading window above to
the right; and an altered or inserted wagon doorway in the
west gable. Rear: house has through-stones, 2 very small
1-light windows, and small lean-to at west end.
INTERIOR not inspected, but likely to contain features of
historical interest. Forms group with Gawthrop Hall to west
(qv) and with Barras House to south (qv).

Listing NGR: SD6938687306

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

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