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Garendon Park, Dovecote, Loughborough

Description: Garendon Park, Dovecote

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 189386

OS Grid Reference: SK5019620158
OS Grid Coordinates: 450196, 320158
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7767, -1.2573

Location: Hathern Dr, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE11 3QU

Locality: Loughborough
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE11 3QU

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Listing Text

2/16 (north side)

15.3.65 Garendon Park, dovecote

Dovecote, probably medieval origin. Lower part of rubble stone with plinth quoins
and moulded string;upper of red brick, brick dentil cornice, Swishland slate roof,
rudimentary wooden louvre. Square plan. Pediments on east and west sides. West
side has low doorway framed by massive beams, perhaps the original entrance.
Interior: nesting boxes with lips of stone and brick.

Listing NGR: SK5019620158

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Source: English Heritage

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