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Pigeoncote at Barkworth Farm, Holton Le Moor

Description: Pigeoncote at Barkworth Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 196491

OS Grid Reference: TF0832198065
OS Grid Coordinates: 508321, 398065
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4682, -0.3697

Location: Holton le Moor, Lincolnshire LN7 6HN

Locality: Holton Le Moor
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN7 6HN

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Listing Text

(north side)
5/10 Pigeoncote at
Barkworth Farm


Pigeoncote; early C19; red brick with conical slate roof;
octagonal plan; two and a half storey, with dentillated eaves
course, and scalloped fascia board, the corners are in a lighter
orange brickwork giving a polychromatic effect. The half ground
floor has a single door opening with segmental head; immediately
above this is a further door opening to the 1st floor level with
a projecting iron platform. The openings to 1st and 2nd floor
level only, consist of small lancets with chamfered jambs, a
single opening to each face alternating from 1st to 2nd floor.
Inside are radiating perch spokes and the remains of a turn table
system. Access to the 2nd floor appears to have been by an
external ladder to a door opening at the rear.

Listing NGR: TF0832198065

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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