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Bank House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2778 / 54°16'40"N

Longitude: -2.4541 / 2°27'14"W

OS Eastings: 370526

OS Northings: 486999

OS Grid: SD705869

Mapcode National: GBR CL9Z.H9

Mapcode Global: WH94C.8QMY

Plus Code: 9C6V7GHW+48

Entry Name: Bank House

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383977

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484409

Location: Dent, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

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


SD7086 MAIN STREET, Dent Town
162-1/25/183 (North side)
14/06/84 Bank House
(Formerly Listed as:
Former Midland Bank and adjoining


House, latterly used as a bank but now a private dwelling
again. Probably mid C19; altered. Watershot coursed sandstone
rubble, slate roof. Double-depth single-fronted plan.
3 storeys over basement, 2 windows. The ground floor has a
square-headed doorway abutting Ivy Cottage to the left, up 3
steps protected by iron railings on the right, a 4-pane sash
to the right of the doorway and a large rectangular multi-pane
fixed window to the right of that, with raked wooden shutters
beneath the sill protecting a basement opening. The 1st floor
has two 4-pane sashes, and the top floor has 2 square 2-light
casements. Ridge chimney; gable chimney to right. Right-hand
gable wall and rear wall have windows to all 3 floors.
INTERIOR not inspected. Forms group with Ivy Cottage (qv)
adjoining to the left, the George and Dragon (qv) and
Edmonson's (qv) opposite, and with the Church of St Andrew
(qv) to the rear. Included as part of a significant street
frontage group in Dent Town.

Listing NGR: SD7052587000

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

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