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Latitude: 54.685 / 54°41'5"N
Longitude: -2.8461 / 2°50'45"W
OS Eastings: 345551
OS Northings: 532542
OS Grid: NY455325
Mapcode National: GBR 8GK8.MB
Mapcode Global: WH813.7HZS
Plus Code: 9C6VM5M3+XH
Entry Name: Pigeon/Poultry House West of High Farmhouse
Listing Date: 24 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1221078
English Heritage Legacy ID: 73771
Location: Dacre, Eden, Cumbria, CA11
Civil Parish: Dacre
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Dacre St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 43 SE DACRE GREAT BLENCOW
13/52 Pigeon/poultry house
west of High
Pigeon/poultry house. Dated and inscribed over entrance W.T. 1789 (William
Troutbeck). Pink sandstone rubble walls, with eaves cornice and V-jointed
quoins, under pyramidal roof with sandstone hips. 2 storeys, single bay with
right lower single-storey, one-bay poultry house. Alternate-block surround
doorway with keyed lintel and right oval opening. Left oval window is now
lost. Pigeon opening is a Diocletian window on projecting sill with scrolled
brackets. Poultry house has stone-surround doorway and small square openings.
Interior has been partly converted as a byre but is now disused. The
upper floor is complete with all its brick boulins. See Transactions Cumberland
& Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, old series, ix, pp.429-30.
Listing NGR: NY4555132542
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