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Dovecote South of Church of St Cuthbert

A Grade II* Listed Building in Plumbland, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7401 / 54°44'24"N

Longitude: -3.3345 / 3°20'4"W

OS Eastings: 314179

OS Northings: 539159

OS Grid: NY141391

Mapcode National: GBR 5F4M.WM

Mapcode Global: WH6ZJ.R4B1

Entry Name: Dovecote South of Church of St Cuthbert

Listing Date: 13 August 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1217363

English Heritage Legacy ID: 411793

Location: Plumbland, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Plumbland

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Binsey Team

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


12/84 Dovecote south of
Church of St Cuthbert

G.V. II*

Dovecote used as hearse house in C19. Probably C16 with C19 alterations. Large
blocks of dressed red and St Bees sandstone, under hipped graduated greenslate
roof. Partly-blocked narrow south doorway. North wall has large C19 double
plank doors, altered to take hearse. Interior has remains of original stone
boulins. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological
Society, old series, ix, pp.425-6.

Listing NGR: NY1417939159

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