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List entry Summary

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

Name: CARVED BEAR SOUTH WEST OF CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

List entry Number: 1262197

Location

CARVED BEAR SOUTH WEST OF CHURCH OF ST ANDREW

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

County District District Type Parish
CumbriaEdenDistrict AuthorityDacre

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 435590

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History

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Details

NY 42 NE DACRE DACRE

16/28 Carved bear south-west of Church of St Andrew

G.V. II*

Upright carved bear, one of a group of 4. Medieval. Red sandstone; about 4 feet high. Probably in its original position at one corner of the medieval churchyard and thought to represent the second part of a 4-part story: a small animal, either a cat or a lynx, has jumped on to the bear's back. The bear's head is turned in an attempt to see its attacker.

Listing NGR: NY4596526608

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National Grid Reference: NY 45965 26608

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