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Tannery's Dovecote at North End of Village

A Grade II Listed Building in Temple Sowerby, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.6403 / 54°38'25"N

Longitude: -2.6041 / 2°36'14"W

OS Eastings: 361110

OS Northings: 527408

OS Grid: NY611274

Mapcode National: GBR BG8S.0C

Mapcode Global: WH92J.ZM4K

Plus Code: 9C6VJ9RW+49

Entry Name: Tannery's Dovecote at North End of Village

Listing Date: 12 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265515

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424730

Location: Temple Sowerby, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Temple Sowerby

Built-Up Area: Temple Sowerby

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Temple Sowerby St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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17/153 Tannery's dovecote at
north end of village


Dovecote, late C18/early C19 addition to tannery buildings, filling gap between
2 single-storey workshops. Snecked rubble with quoins; knapped river boulders
used for checker-board patterning. Hipped graduated slate roof has open gablets;
wrought-iron weather vane to centre of ridge. 2 storeys with openings for birds
below eaves. Loft access door to rear has shouldered lintel.
Attached single storey tannery workshops are not included as they have been
extensively altered.

Listing NGR: NY6111027408

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