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Dovecote, Sancton

Description: Dovecote

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 167073

OS Grid Reference: SE8864939185
OS Grid Coordinates: 488649, 439185
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8414, -0.6542

Location: Sancton, East Riding of Yorkshire YO43 4RE

Locality: Sancton
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO43 4RE

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Listing Text

SE 83 NE


Dovecote. Late C18. Red brick in English garden wall bond, stone slate
roof, lead roof to lantern. Octagonal plan with doors under segmental heads
to sides 1 and 3. Octagonal pyramidal roof crowned by lantern with pigeon-
holes, modillioned cornice, Baroque dome, and fox weathervane. Houghton
Hall is included in the HBMC County Register of Gardens at
Grade II.

Listing NGR: SE8864939185

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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