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A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2843 / 54°17'3"N

Longitude: -2.4794 / 2°28'45"W

OS Eastings: 368887

OS Northings: 487730

OS Grid: SD688877

Mapcode National: GBR CL4W.0Z

Mapcode Global: WH94B.WKJZ

Plus Code: 9C6V7GMC+P6

Entry Name: Underwood

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383976

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484408

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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Farmhouse with attached barn; now dwellings. Probably late C17
or early C18; altered and recently renovated. Roughly coursed
rubble with quoins (the front painted white), stone slate
roof. Single-depth 2-unit plan on east-west axis facing south,
with an outshut to the rear of the west bay and a lean-to in
the angle, former barn continued to west and rear wing to
EXTERIOR: 2 low storeys and 3 windows, with some
through-stones in the top courses. The ground floor has an
added or rebuilt gabled porch offset left, one square window
to the left and 2 to the right, all with recent 4-pane
glazing; the upper floor has similar windows flanking the
porch and a segmental-headed 1-light window near the
right-hand corner. Gable chimney to right, ridge chimney at
junction to left. The former barn to the left has a
square-headed doorway near the junction, with a stone slate
band over it, a very small square window right of this, and a
square window above and to the left and an inserted arched
1-light window left of that. West side has inserted openings.
Rear: outshut has a 2-light mullioned window; gable of wing
has through-stones and stepped chimney.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD6888787730

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