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Storeroom for Newsdale Construction

A Grade II Listed Building in Workington, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.6416 / 54°38'29"N

Longitude: -3.5433 / 3°32'35"W

OS Eastings: 300495

OS Northings: 528482

OS Grid: NY004284

Mapcode National: GBR 3GPR.PW

Mapcode Global: WH5YP.JLXJ

Entry Name: Storeroom for Newsdale Construction

Listing Date: 13 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1138180

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72295

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 John

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 0028 WORKINGTON RITSON STREET (North
side) Workington

10/70 Storeroom for
Newsdale Construction

II

Lock-up, now storeroom. Dated and inscribed over entrance BUILT BY SUBSCRIPTION
IN 1805 ANNUAL GROUND RENT TWO SHILLINGS FOR EVE .... (remainder weathered
away). Snecked calciferous ashlar with barrel-vaulted roof of same material.
Single storey, 2 bays. Plain boarded door in plain opening and similar blocked
doorway to right. Left return wall has plank door in brick surround; both
return walls have slit vents. Workington is known to have had a lock-up, but no
records state where it was, although this can be the only explanation of this
unusual building.


Listing NGR: NY0049528482

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