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Ivy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2778 / 54°16'40"N

Longitude: -2.4543 / 2°27'15"W

OS Eastings: 370518

OS Northings: 487000

OS Grid: SD705870

Mapcode National: GBR CL9Z.G9

Mapcode Global: WH94C.8QKY

Plus Code: 9C6V7GHW+47

Entry Name: Ivy Cottage

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484414

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
162-1/25/188 (North side)
14/06/84 Ivy Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
Former Midland Bank and adjoining


House; unoccupied at time of inspection (July 1994 and April
1995). Probably earlier C19; altered. White-washed mixed
random rubble with large quoins. Double-depth double-fronted
plan, backing onto churchyard.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys plus basement and attic, 2 windows, with a
square-headed doorway up 3 steps, flanked by 4-pane sashes at
ground- and 1st-floor levels and square 2-light casements at
2nd floor, all these openings collectively offset to the
right; plus a rectangular 4-pane fixed window to the left at
ground floor, and a basement opening to the right now
protected by raked wooden shutters. Large lateral chimneys at
both original gables. Bracketed oversailing roof verge to
left. Left gable wall has doorway near rear corner, very small
window to right, one small 1-light window above and another at
attic level. Rear has various small windows.
INTERIOR not inspected. Forms group with gateway to churchyard
(qv) adjoining rear left corner, Sedgwick Cottage (qv) to left
of that, former Midland Bank (qv) adjoining to the right, the
Church of St Andrew (qv) to the rear, and the George and
Dragon opposite (qv).

Listing NGR: SD7051987000

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

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