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The Bakehouse at Wressle Castle Approximately 30 Metres North of Ruins of Wressle Castle, Wressle

Description: The Bakehouse at Wressle Castle Approximately 30 Metres North of Ruins of Wressle Castle

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 16 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 165374

OS Grid Reference: SE7066631577
OS Grid Coordinates: 470666, 431577
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7757, -0.9292

Location: Wressle, East Riding of Yorkshire YO8 6EX

Locality: Wressle
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO8 6EX

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Wressle Castle, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

Listing Text

SE 73 SW
(west side, off)

5/146 The Bakehouse at Wressle
Castle approximately
30 metres north of ruins
16.12.66 of Wressle Castle
(formerly listed as small
outbuilding adjoining
Wressell Castle on the

Bakehouse. c1380 for Sir Henry Percy. Ashlar. Square on plan. Single
storey. Pointed doorway to right, and springers for barrel vault to left.
Embattled parapet now partially blocked. This building originally stood in
the angle between the north and west ranges of Wressle Castle. Scheduled as
an Ancient Monument. Neave D "Wressle Castle" Archaeological Journal Vol
141, 1984, pp 58-60. Pevsner N, Yorkshire: York and the East Riding, 1972.

Listing NGR: SE7066631577

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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