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Obervatory South of Tarn Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Greysouthen, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6535 / 54°39'12"N

Longitude: -3.4376 / 3°26'15"W

OS Eastings: 307345

OS Northings: 529655

OS Grid: NY073296

Mapcode National: GBR 4GFM.KN

Mapcode Global: WH6ZW.599F

Entry Name: Obervatory South of Tarn Bank

Listing Date: 13 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144510

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72235

Location: Greysouthen, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA13

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Greysouthen

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Brigham St Bridget

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


7/16 Observatory south of
Tarn Bank


Observatory. Early C19. Calciferous sandstone ashlar with dentilled eaves
cornice, on rusticated plinth. Lead domed cupola. Single storey, 2 bays,
circular plan with rectangular porch. Plain boarded door in pilastered
surround. Tall narrow round-arched windows. Dome is on wheels for turning.
Has G.V. with Tarn Bank.

Listing NGR: NY0734529655

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