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Dovecote, Granary and Adjoining Barn Approximately 30 Metres North East of Moor Abbey, Middleton on the Hill

Description: Dovecote, Granary and Adjoining Barn Approximately 30 Metres North East of Moor Abbey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 150543

OS Grid Reference: SO5449663297
OS Grid Coordinates: 354496, 263297
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2659, -2.6682

Location: Middleton on the Hill, County of Herefordshire HR6 0HY

Locality: Middleton on the Hill
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR6 0HY

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Listing Text

SO 56 SW
7/53 Dovecote, granary and
adjoining barn approximately
11.6.59 30 m north-east of
Moor Abbey
Dovecote adjoining granary and adjoining barn. C17 dovecote and granary
with the granary comprising features of an earlier building, C18 adjoining
barn. Sandstone rubble with tiled roofs to dovecote and granary and
corrugated metal to the barn. Square two-storey dovecote gabled to all
sides with granary adjoining to south-west and seven-bay barn adjoining
to north-east. Single storey and attic to granary with gabled dormer
retaining decorative struts of an earlier date, 2-light casement window,
steps up to attic floor to south-west gable end; ground floor: square-headed
opening to left of ledged doorway and further square-headed opening to right.
Dovecote has small square-headed light to gable with enlarged square-headed
double doorway to ground floor. The interior retains some nesting boxes.
Barn to right has one gabled dormer with opening and three square-headed
doorways with ledged doors flanked by loop vents and two rows of triangular
vents above, threshing floor entrance to right flanked by five rows of
similar triangular headed vents. Inclined strut trusses.

Listing NGR: SO5449663297

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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