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Dovecote North of Bunkershill

A Grade II Listed Building in Beaumont, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8833 / 54°52'59"N

Longitude: -2.9879 / 2°59'16"W

OS Eastings: 336716

OS Northings: 554733

OS Grid: NY367547

Mapcode National: GBR 7CKZ.X8

Mapcode Global: WH802.2JF6

Entry Name: Dovecote North of Bunkershill

Listing Date: 22 December 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78213

Location: Beaumont, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Beaumont

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Carlisle St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 35 SE BEAUMONT ORTON ROAD
(North Side) Carlisle

8/28 Dovecote north of
Bunkershill

22/12/76 II

Former Dovecote. Late C18 or early C19. Mixed river cobbles and red sandstone
rubble, graduated Welsh slate roof and glover. 2 storeys, circular plan. Plank
doors on ground floor and loft to rear. Roof re-slated in early 1970s, glover
with louvred wooden slats. Interior retains its original brick boulins for
approximately 500 nests. See Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian &
Archaeological Society, old series, ix, pp424-5.


Listing NGR: NY3671654733

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