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Stone Boundary Wall Incorporating Two Sets of Bee Boles, Beckside Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Lower Allithwaite, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2166 / 54°12'59"N

Longitude: -2.9632 / 2°57'47"W

OS Eastings: 337284

OS Northings: 480520

OS Grid: SD372805

Mapcode National: GBR 7MRP.87

Mapcode Global: WH83C.G85V

Entry Name: Stone Boundary Wall Incorporating Two Sets of Bee Boles, Beckside Cottage

Listing Date: 31 March 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77088

Location: Lower Allithwaite, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Lower Allithwaite

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Cartmel St Mary and St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

LOWER ALLITHWAITE CARTMEL
SD 38 SE
1269-/2/10001
Stone Boundary Wall
incorporating two sets
of Bee Boles, Beckside
Cottage
II
Stone boundary wall, incorporating two sets of bee boles. C19.
Rubble Lakeland stone, brought to courses, with irregular rough coping
stones. The wall at its south-west end incorporates a set of five bee
boles, comprising five rectangular chambers, subdivided by shallow
upright stones standing on flat padstones. Spanning the chambers are
two long lintol stones, which carry further wall courses and coping
stones above. The front faces of the upright stones have been drilled
to house fixtures by which the hives could be secured from theft.
Further to the north-east a further two boles, of larger size, with
a single upright divider stone carry irregular lintol stones.


Listing NGR: SD3728480520

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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