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Dovecote in Churchyard North of Church of St Kentigern

A Grade II Listed Building in Aspatria, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7653 / 54°45'55"N

Longitude: -3.3266 / 3°19'35"W

OS Eastings: 314739

OS Northings: 541964

OS Grid: NY147419

Mapcode National: GBR 5F6B.LJ

Mapcode Global: WH6ZB.WH25

Entry Name: Dovecote in Churchyard North of Church of St Kentigern

Listing Date: 13 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234951

English Heritage Legacy ID: 410428

Location: Aspatria, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Aspatria

Built-Up Area: Aspatria

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Aspatria St Kentigern

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


7/20 Dovecote in
churchyard north of
Church of
St Kentigern


Dovecote now churchyard store. Probably C17. Whitewashed red sandstone walls
under greenslate roof with sandstone hips. Square; single storey. Plank door
at side in plain altered opening. Stone shelf halfway up front wall. No other
opening except open gablets in roof. Interior thought to retain some boulins.
Behind vicarage and would have been in the vicarage garden, but now within
extended C20 churchyard. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian
& Archaeological Society, old series, ix, pp.428-9.

Listing NGR: NY1473941964

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