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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1148031
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468068
Location: Bakewell, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE45
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
SK2268 BURRE CLOSE
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
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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