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Dovecote, Cart Shed and Granary Attached to North End of Poolend Farmhouse, Pixley

Description: Dovecote, Cart Shed and Granary Attached to North End of Poolend Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 152791

OS Grid Reference: SO6480539135
OS Grid Coordinates: 364805, 239135
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0495, -2.5146

Location: A438, Pixley, County of Herefordshire HR8 2RB

Locality: Pixley
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR8 2RB

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Listing Text

SO 63 NW

4/126 Dovecote, cart shed and
granary attached to north
end of Poolend Farmhouse


Dovecote, cart shed and granary. Probably largely C18 with C19 alterations.
Sandstone rubble, timber-frame, brick and tiled roof with brick stacks.
Long rectangular range aligned north-east/south-west. Two storeys. South-east
elevation: seven windows, 2-light casement to left with the remaining six
being openings to granary and dovecote; to right of centre are five panels of
exposed timber-framing at first-floor level with four rows of nesting-holes,
raking-top dormer entry to upper floor at the head of tallet stairs under
which is a ledged door and dog kennel both with semi-circular heads; ledged
cart entries to right, domestic part to left may be laundry or kitchen. Forms
part of the farm complex to Poolend Farmhouse (qv). (RCHM Vol II, p 155).

Listing NGR: SO6480539135

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Source: English Heritage

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