MONKS' BRIDGE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1138296
Date first listed:
24-Jun-1987
Statutory Address:
MONKS' BRIDGE HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
MONKS' BRIDGE HOUSE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Cumbria
District:
Eden (District Authority)
Parish:
Crosby Ravensworth
National Grid Reference:
NY 62229 14883

Details

CROSBY RAVENSWORTH CROSBY RAVENSWORTH NY 6214 (East side)

24/17 Monks' Bridge house

GV II

House, originally school. Built 1666; remodelled 1784 for William Dent. 2 inscriptions: One, in Roman lettering on frieze: "THIS SCHOOL was rebuilt by a private Benefactor in the year of our LORD 1784". The second, in script on the door lintel: "Ingredere ut proficia". Ashlar with chamfered plinth and rusticated quoins; coursed, squared rubble to gable ends. Graduated slate roof with stone copings and kneelers. 'T'-shaped plan. Single storey. Plank door in pedimented architrave with single fixed window to right and paired window to wing on left, all with impost blocks and keystones to semicircular-headed stone surrounds. Large semicircular-headed casements to gable ends. Corniced stone chimney over south gable, bellcote over west, and ornate ball finial over east.

Listing NGR: NY6222614878

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
74033
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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