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Pigeoncote at Little Ponton Hall, Little Ponton and Stroxton

Description: Pigeoncote at Little Ponton Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 9 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 193351

OS Grid Reference: SK9281032218
OS Grid Coordinates: 492810, 332218
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8794, -0.6223

Location: Whalebone Lane, Little Ponton, Lincolnshire NG33 5BS

Locality: Little Ponton and Stroxton
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG33 5BS

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Listing Text

SK 93 SW STROXTON (east side)
4/110 Pigeoncote at
Little Ponton Hall
G.V. II*
Pigeoncote, now used as dovecote. Early C18. Squared limestone
rubble with ashlar quoins, swept and facetted conical slate roof
with lead dressings. Lead roof turret with open sides and hipped
lead top. Octagonal plan. A low doorway with timber lintel
gives access to ground floor. At high level is a boarded
opening. Interior. The walls are lined with stone nesting
boxes. Central wooden post with turning table and ladder.
Staggered butt purlin pegged oak roof.

Listing NGR: SK9281032218

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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