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Dovecote South West of Wreay Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hesket, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8279 / 54°49'40"N

Longitude: -2.87 / 2°52'11"W

OS Eastings: 344207

OS Northings: 548467

OS Grid: NY442484

Mapcode National: GBR 8DDM.G3

Mapcode Global: WH809.WXJ7

Entry Name: Dovecote South West of Wreay Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1326723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73927

Location: Hesket, Eden, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Hesket

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Wreay St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 44 NW HESKET WREAY

1/198 Dovecote south-west
of Wreay Hall
Farmhouse

II


Dovecote. Early C18. Dressed calciferous sandstone walls, with eaves
modillions, under pyramidal graduated greenslate roof with lead ridges; open
wooden lantern. Single-storey octagonal dovecote with side doorway. Interior
has remains of its original shelves. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland
Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, old series, ix, pp.423-4.


Listing NGR: NY4420748467

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