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Dovecote at Dairy Farm, Cranford

Description: Dovecote at Dairy Farm

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 231025

OS Grid Reference: SP9231177298
OS Grid Coordinates: 492311, 277298
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3859, -0.6451

Location: 12 St Andrews Lane, Cranford, Northamptonshire NN14 4AQ

Locality: Cranford
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 4AQ

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Listing Text

SP9277 ST.ANDREW'S LANE, Cranford St.Andrew
1337-0/18/301 (South side)
25/10/51 Dovecote at Dairy Farm
Dovecote. Probably C15. Coursed limestone rubble, with a
scattering of ironstone, with conical Collyweston stone slate
roof and octagonal lead- capped louvre. Circular, in plan.
Board door with wooden lintel to north. Small rectangular
openings to east and at a higher level to north. Interior not
inspected but believed to contain 16 rows of nesting boxes
(440 in all) and potence pole, gallows and ladder complete.

Listing NGR: SP9231177298

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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