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Dover House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalston, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.842 / 54°50'31"N

Longitude: -2.9842 / 2°59'3"W

OS Eastings: 336889

OS Northings: 550130

OS Grid: NY368501

Mapcode National: GBR 7DLG.Q2

Mapcode Global: WH808.4K6D

Entry Name: Dover House

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038340

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78347

Location: Dalston, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Dalston

Built-Up Area: Dalston

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dalston St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


8/185 westside

1/4/57 No 24 (Dover House)


House, late C18 or early C19. Coursed squared red sandstone, with "headers" of
whinstone, forming an unusual "flemish bond".
Red sandstone dressings; other walls rubble; blue slate roof.
Two storeys, two bays, irregular. Coped plinth broken by steps to top-glazed
6-panel door with voussoirs and keystone and v jointed jambs, alternating at
right. The left jamb is shared with an elliptical-arched carriage entrance at
extreme left, also with voussoirs and keystone. Similar quoins to angles of
house; moulded eaves cornice. At right of door a C20 replacement oriel bow.
Sash windows with glazing bars in architraves above. Added C20 flat doormer.

Listing NGR: NY3688950130

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