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Latitude: 54.6473 / 54°38'50"N
Longitude: -2.5941 / 2°35'38"W
OS Eastings: 361758
OS Northings: 528178
OS Grid: NY617281
Mapcode National: GBR BGBP.5W
Mapcode Global: WH92K.3GZ6
Entry Name: Entrance Arch, Front Wall of Courtyard, and Dovecote to South East of Acorn Bank House
Listing Date: 12 April 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1265958
English Heritage Legacy ID: 423394
Location: Temple Sowerby, Eden, Cumbria, CA10
Civil Parish: Temple Sowerby
Traditional County: Westmorland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Temple Sowerby St James
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 62 NW TEMPLE SOWERBY
2(INSET)/115 Entrance arch, front
wall of courtyard, &
dovecote to southeast
of Acorn Bank house
Courtyard wall with central archway and attached dovecote; late Cl8/early c19.
All constructed of ashlar. Archway has open pediment; semicircular arch-head is
carried on rusticated piers with impost blocks. Single trompe l'oeil window on
each 'floor' of walls set back to either side of arch; moulded coping.
Square plan dovecote at east end is of 2 storeys with sill band and moulded
eaves. Pyramidal, graduated slate roof has central wooden clock turret with
corner balusters and wrought-iron weather vane. Jambs of Venetian window on
south face are Tuscan columns. 2 small dovecote openings under eaves on north
Listing NGR: NY6174928182
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