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Cockpit About 60 Metres South West of Wothorpe Towers

A Grade II Listed Building in Wothorpe, Peterborough

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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

Plus Code: 9C4XJGM7+X3

Entry Name: Cockpit About 60 Metres South West of Wothorpe Towers

Listing Date: 20 October 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 50530

Location: Wothorpe, Peterborough, PE9

County: Peterborough

Civil Parish: Wothorpe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

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The dollowing building shall be added to the list:-

32/10001 Cockpit about 60m SW
of Wothorpe Towers
- II
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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