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Latitude: 52.6349 / 52°38'5"N
Longitude: -0.4873 / 0°29'14"W
OS Eastings: 502469
OS Northings: 305203
OS Grid: TF024052
Mapcode National: GBR FVY.X6K
Mapcode Global: WHGM3.H15B
Entry Name: Cockpit About 60 Metres South West of Wothorpe Towers
Listing Date: 20 October 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1127420
English Heritage Legacy ID: 50530
Location: Wothorpe, Peterborough, PE9
County: City of Peterborough
Civil Parish: Wothorpe
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
The dollowing building shall be added to the list:-
TF 0205 WOTHORPE -
32/10001 Cockpit about 60m SW
of Wothorpe Towers
Cockpit. Circa late C18. Coursed limestone rubble with limestone
dressings. Lean-to inside red brick with lacing timbers and slate
lean-to roofs. Octagonal on plan with doorway on north west and
south east sides, lean-to outshuts against inner sides of
perimeter wall and circular cockpit at centre. Single storey.
Segmental-headed doorway on north west and opposite SE side with
plank doors and small segmental-headed flanking windows with iron
grilles. Similar windows on other sides. Brick lean-to outshuts
inside against walls with wooden lacing; the north west with
fireplace, the south east with what look like remains of nesting
boxes. Circular pit at centre with stone rubble revetments.
Listing NGR: TF0246905203
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