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Cattle Shelter/Herdsman's Hut in Field to North of Village

A Grade II Listed Building in Aldingham, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1446 / 54°8'40"N

Longitude: -3.118 / 3°7'4"W

OS Eastings: 327069

OS Northings: 472661

OS Grid: SD270726

Mapcode National: GBR 6NNJ.R1

Mapcode Global: WH72K.23J0

Entry Name: Cattle Shelter/Herdsman's Hut in Field to North of Village

Listing Date: 5 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75790

Location: Aldingham, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA12

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Aldingham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Aldingham St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 27 SE ALDINGHAM SCALES

19/18 Cattle shelter/herdsman's hut
in field to north of village

G.V. II

Cattle shelter/herdman's hut. Mid C19 for Huddleston family; one of a group
of buildings erected as follies. Drystone construction with thick, battered
walls and stone vault (partly collapsed at time of survey - 1986). The
ends of the building are semicircular in plan and each has low, semicircular-
headed entrance. There is a small circular hole (for a stovepipe?) through
the centre of the vault.


Listing NGR: SD2706972661

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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