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White Hart House and Gable Cottage and Attached Mounting Steps

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2778 / 54°16'40"N

Longitude: -2.4546 / 2°27'16"W

OS Eastings: 370497

OS Northings: 487005

OS Grid: SD704870

Mapcode National: GBR CL9Z.D8

Mapcode Global: WH94C.8QDX

Plus Code: 9C6V7GHW+45

Entry Name: White Hart House and Gable Cottage and Attached Mounting Steps

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Last Amended: 18 October 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383994

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484426

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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SD7087 MAIN STREET, Dent Town
162-1/24/200 (North side)
14/06/84 White Hart House and Gable Cottage,
and attached mounting steps
(Formerly Listed as:
Former White Hart)


Inn, now 2 private houses. Probably early C18, altered in C19
and subsequently. White-washed rubble, stone slate roof.
Single-depth plan of 2 unequal units (Gable Cottage to left
and White Hart House to right), on east-west axis facing south
and backing onto churchyard.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys, 1+2 windows. The ground floor has 2
square-headed doorways offset left (that on the right with a
chamfered stone surround), a small square 4-pane sash to the
left and 2 sashes to the right without glazing bars. At 1st
floor Gable Cottage to the left has one similar sash in the
centre and White Hart House to the right has 2 similar sashes;
at 2nd floor Gable Cottage has a square 6-pane sash, and White
Hart House has 3 top-hung casements. Square chimney at left
gable of Gable Cottage, slightly extruded on corbels; shared
chimney on ridge to right. Mounting steps attached to front
right-hand corner of White Hart House. Rear: various small
square and rectangular windows on 3 levels.
INTERIOR not inspected. Adjoins Sedgwick Cottage to right
(qv). Forms part of important group backing onto churchyard,
and facing the Sun Inn (qv) etc., opposite.

Listing NGR: SD7049887004

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