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Joseph Pirt and Co Engineering Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Workington, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6462 / 54°38'46"N

Longitude: -3.5566 / 3°33'23"W

OS Eastings: 299651

OS Northings: 529009

OS Grid: NX996290

Mapcode National: GBR 3GLQ.T8

Mapcode Global: WH5YP.BHM0

Entry Name: Joseph Pirt and Co Engineering Works

Listing Date: 13 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137878

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72259

Location: Workington, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA14

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Workington

Built-Up Area: Workington

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Workington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

side) Workington

5/37 Joseph Pirt and Co
Engineering Works

Iron foundry now engineering works. Late C18 or early C19. Hammer-dressed
calciferous sandstone with flush quoins, under graduated greenslate roof with
coped gables and kneelers; large square calciferous sandstone chimney stack, the
upper part of stepped brickwork. 3 storeys, 2 bays towards river, with
2-storey, 2-bay extension towards road and central projecting chimney. Original
pointed-arched windows are mostly blocked with bricks or boarded over. Rear
corrugated extension is not of interest and covers original pointed-arched
doorway and windows. Single-storey lock-up garages at front are not of

Listing NGR: NX9965129009

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

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