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2, Queens Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Dent, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2775 / 54°16'39"N

Longitude: -2.4539 / 2°27'13"W

OS Eastings: 370544

OS Northings: 486970

OS Grid: SD705869

Mapcode National: GBR CL9Z.JD

Mapcode Global: WH94C.8RR4

Entry Name: 2, Queens Square

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484427

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 QUEEN'S SQUARE, Dent Town
162-1/25/201 (South side)
14/06/84 No.2

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Probably late C17 or early C18;
remodelled in earlier C20. Random rubble with quoins, slate
roof with 4 courses of stone slate. Single-depth 2-unit plan
on north-south axis facing west, with a rear wing to the north
half (formerly a separate property known as the tailor's shop)
now internally integrated.
EXTERIOR: 2 low storeys and 4 windows, with a wide gabled
porch in the centre of the ground floor (recently added) large
C20 casement windows of 3 lights to the left and 2 lights to
the right, similar casements of 3, 2 and 2 lights immediately
under the eaves; and, at the right-hand end of each floor, a
small C17 segmental-headed 1-light window with a stepped
surround. Gable chimneys, that to the right slightly larger
and partly enclosed by the gable-end of Ivy Cottage adjoining
to the right. Left gable wall has blocked 1-light window at
1st floor; 2-window rear wing has altered windows in this
side, and double-tiered pigeon holes in rear gable.
INTERIOR remodelled and refurbished in C20. Forms group with
rear of Edmonson's (qv) and with The Wool Shop (qv).

Listing NGR: SD7054486970

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