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

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wressle, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7757 / 53°46'32"N

Longitude: -0.9292 / 0°55'45"W

OS Eastings: 470666

OS Northings: 431577

OS Grid: SE706315

Mapcode National: GBR PSYS.M7

Mapcode Global: WHFD4.PCQ9

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

Listing Date: 16 December 1966

Last Amended: 15 September 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160652

English Heritage Legacy ID: 165374

Location: Wressle, East Riding of Yorkshire, YO8

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Wressle

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wressle St John of Beverley

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

WRESSLE BREIGHTON ROAD
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
north)

GV II*
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

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