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The George and Dragon

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2776 / 54°16'39"N

Longitude: -2.4542 / 2°27'15"W

OS Eastings: 370521

OS Northings: 486979

OS Grid: SD705869

Mapcode National: GBR CL9Z.GC

Mapcode Global: WH94C.8RL2

Entry Name: The George and Dragon

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484422

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


DENT

SD7086 MAIN STREET, Dent Town
162-1/25/196 (South side)
14/06/84 The George and Dragon

GV II

Hotel. Rebuilt in mid C19. Watershot coursed sandstone rubble
with freestone dressings, hipped slate roof. Rectangular plan
on north-south axis at junction of two branches of Main
Street, splayed at the corner.
3 storeys, 1:3 windows including the splayed corner, which has
a large square-headed doorway up 2 steps, with a chamfered
surround and a painted signboard over it, a 30-pane sash at
1st floor and a 16-pane sash at 2nd floor. The 3-window west
front has rectangular 24-pane sashes at ground- and 1st-floor
levels, square 16-pane sashes at 2nd floor. The 1-window north
end has matching fenestration.
INTERIOR: altered. (Now internally integrated with former
cottage to north, which is 2 low storeys and has a blocked
doorway in the centre and 2 altered windows on each floor;
and, being contiguous with Edmonson's and of the same
proportions, is included for group value only.)

Listing NGR: SD7052386980

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

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