Property & Housing

Estate Agents

Bentham is served by several estate agents who have offices in the town. For more information please see Estate Agents.

Local Authority Housing

Bentham is in the Craven Administrative Area. The local authority housing stock is managed by North Yorkshire HomeChoice.
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Conservation Area

High and Low Bentham does not have a designated conservation area, and is outside the Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Local Authority

Craven District Council  for planning applications, council tax advice etc.

Listed Buildings

There are 55 listed buildings in Bentham Parish. The Church of St John the Baptist, Low Bentham and Mewith Head Hall, Mewith are both Grade II* Listed.

Flood Risk Zones

The Parish of Bentham falls within Flood Risk Zones 2 & 3. The location of these zones follows the route of the River Wenning and extend into southern parts of both High and Low Bentham.