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Small Stone Building in Garden of Coombs Hay (Coombs Hay Not Included)

A Grade II Listed Building in Bakewell, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2171 / 53°13'1"N

Longitude: -1.6717 / 1°40'18"W

OS Eastings: 422016

OS Northings: 368939

OS Grid: SK220689

Mapcode National: GBR 57S.B52

Mapcode Global: WHCD7.9D5L

Entry Name: Small Stone Building in Garden of Coombs Hay (Coombs Hay Not Included)

Listing Date: 20 May 1974

Last Amended: 5 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1148031

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468068

Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45

County: Derbyshire

District: Derbyshire Dales

Civil Parish: Bakewell

Built-Up Area: Bakewell

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Bakewell All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


831-1/5/35 (North side (off))
20/05/74 Small stone building in garden of
Coombs Hay (Coombs Hay not included)
(Formerly Listed as:
Small building in field north east
of Castle Hill House)


Former water supply pump or filter house. Dated 1831. For the
Duke of Rutland. Ashlar sandstone; flat roof now with
corrugated sheeting. Rectangular plan in single cell.
EXTERIOR: single-storey. Basket-arched doorway with late C20
door; sunken oval date panel above. Moulded cornice and
2-course ashlar parapet. Square, high-level window openings to
each return.
INTERIOR: ashlar lined and with semi-octagonal imposts from
which spring the ribs of a vaulted ceiling with rosette boss.
No original machinery.
Described in 1847 as "waterhouse with mains pipes and other
works". Formed part of Bakewell's first piped water supply
from the Duke's reservoirs near Manners Wood. Became the
property of Local Board in 1872; now in a private garden.
(Journal of the Bakewell and District Historical Society:
Challenger G P: 1983-: 68-71).

Listing NGR: SK2201668939

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