British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Barn with Gable Dovecote to the North of Brickbarns Farm, Chignall

Description: Barn with Gable Dovecote to the North of Brickbarns Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 112476

OS Grid Reference: TL6835408943
OS Grid Coordinates: 568354, 208943
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7539, 0.4377

Location: Chignall Road, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 4TT

Locality: Chignall
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM1 4TT

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Chignall, Essex at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

Barn with gable dovecote
to the north of Brickbarns Farm
TL 60 NE 8/54 10.4.67.


A small rectangular building with a tiled roof, probably of C18 origin. This
is probably the only remaining example in tile County of its kind - a barn and
dovecote combined. The north and south gables have double walls from the eaves
level and there are 27 nesting holes in each gable in 4 rows of 5, 6, 7 and
9, with an alighting ledge below the lower row of 9 holes, and separate ledges
to all the other holes.

Listing NGR: TL6835408943

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.